The influenza A H3N2 strain is the one that made last year's flu season so severe.
Doctor Kathlyn Ignacio, is advocating for the use of the flu vaccine.
The number of flu cases to date this season is comparable to the number of cases at the same time last season.
Absolutely, local flu activity is steadily rising.
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On the other side, the CDC said the flu can include more serious symptoms such as a fever and aches.
The Health Service Executive is urging all people in at-risk groups for the flu to get vaccinated if they have yet to do so, as the virulent H1N1 flu strain makes its presence felt in Ireland.
This year, the majority of flu vaccines being offered in the community protect against two strains of influenza A and two strains of influenza B, the release said.
The HSE's Assistant National Director for Public Health, Dr Kevin Kelleher, said that already a number of people - including those in the 20s, 30s and 40s - have been admitted to hospital intensive care units.
The CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated. The main flu strain now circulating is the Influenza A/H1N1.
"She was a lovely little girl", her mother said. "We know that in the 2016-2017 flu season, it prevented more than 5 million cases of flu". DHS says the outbreak is likely to get worse before it gets better.
He said he expects to see more cases in the coming weeks.
Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing.
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