Health Dept.'s Numbers Show 2 Additional Flu Deaths
Health Dept.'s Numbers Show 2 Additional Flu Deaths
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08 February, 2018, 01:33
All were at higher risk because of advanced age and/or underlying health issues.
Wichita schools reported a spike in illnesses in their students, though it's almost impossible to tell how many students specifically caught the flu this year, spokeswoman Susan Arensman previously told The Eagle.
Harris says we are in week 9, just barely halfway through flu season.
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This year's flu season has already killed 53 children and hospitals are overflowing with patients. All 600 of the free shots had been used before New Year's, and at the time of this article, only 36 of the shots available for sale remained.
It's not clear yet whether this season - the season begins in early October and lasts 32 weeks - has reached its peak. According to the CDC, the vaccine was 48 percent effective in 2016-17 and 59 percent effective in 2015-16.
"We want to make sure that everyone out there is protected". But health officials say they can not accurately assess the effectiveness of the vaccine for at least another couple of weeks.
People also should wash their hands often, avoid touching their faces, cover their coughs and stay home when they're feeling sick to protect themselves and others, Dawson said. Symptoms of the flu can range from a runny nose, cough, sore throat, body aches, fever, fatigue and in some cases vomiting as well as diarrhea. It is likely that there are many more people actually affected than the report shows. However, it can lead to serious illness and death.
More than three quarters of the positive influenza specimens confirmed by MDHHS Bureau of Laboratories this flu season have been an H3N2 virus.
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