Number Of People Die After Swine Flu Outbreak

Share
Number Of People Die After Swine Flu Outbreak

Of the 185 children who died from the flu a year ago, 80% had not received a flu shot, according to the CDC.

Although prevention isn't always effective, she says it's pretty simple.

The girl, who did not get the flu jab either, was admitted to Princess Margaret Hospital on December 26.

Calgarians may be sneezing a bit less frequently in this new year but a public health doctor wants you to remember that flu season isn't over yet.

The flu is now spreading throughout the United States, health officials said Friday.

A limited supply of free influenza vaccine will be available for this event on a first-come, first-served basis.

The flu is on the rise in MS and nationwide.

Arkansas recorded 227 deaths last flu season, which was the most on record for the past three decades.

Absolutely, local flu activity is steadily rising.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services Thursday said the flu outbreak in southeast Wisconsin has hit an "acceleration stage".

It is not too late to get the flu vaccine. "That you will catch the virus, and I have talked to many pharmacists and they say that's not true".

In 1918, H1N1 flu killed 50 million people around the world.

"I know it's hard not to let your child go to school, or not yourself go to work, but it is important if you've got these symptoms", he said.

"The flu shot is recommended generally for everyone over the age of 6 months". Individuals can also practice good habits like avoiding close contact with people who are sick, covering your cough, getting plenty of sleep, maintaining physical activity levels, managing your stress, drinking plenty of fluids and eating nutritious food. All visitors are urged to wash their hands before and after their visits.

If you have a flu-like sickness, try to stay at home for at least 24 hours after your fever is gone.

People who are very sick or who are at high risk of serious flu complications and experience flu-like symptoms should see a healthcare provider promptly for possible treatment with a flu antiviral drug, says Nordlund.

Share

Advertisement

Related Posts

Sarri reveals he has no control over transfers at Chelsea
Right now, Alvaro Morata is the Blues' only recognized striker with Olivier Giroud sidelined with an ankle injury. We played a good match for 80 metres, then we were in trouble in the last 20 metres.

Kelly underage sex allegations 'lies' ahead of new Lifetime doc
The first time I witnessed a sexual act in the studio. he had one of my teenage friends in the booth with him, bent over. But to hear the extent of it confirmed by his ex-wife, Andrea Kelly , was a strong, compelling moment Thursday night.

Ellen DeGeneres under fire from LGBT community for backing Kevin Hart
Hart still had his reservations about returning, explaining , "It's tough for me because it was an attack". For defending Kevin Hart and believing in giving him a second chance, DeGeneres was quickly attacked.

USA urges citizens to exercise `increased caution` on China travel
China's top prosecutor said on Thursdaythe two men had "without a doubt" violated the law . Make sure your U.S. passport has a valid Chinese visa and keep it with you.

US stocks end dismal, volatile year on a bright note
Germany's DAX ended the year in a bear market, down 22 per cent from a high in January and 18 per cent from the start of the year. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 10.64 points, or 0.8 per cent, to 1,348.56. "Big progress being made".

Apple to Miss Sales Expectations, Dow takes a Hit
Note to president Trump: that dire forecast is not good news for your prime economic indicator, the Dow Jones Industrial Average . In a carefully crafted letter , CEO Tim Cook said economic turmoil in China wreaked havoc on the company's top line.

1st Palestinian woman in Congress calls for impeaching 'the motherf***er'
Rashida Tlaib was speaking at an event in MI on Thursday afternoon when she made her statement about the president . Speaking at an event organized by progressive group MoveOn, Tlaib recounted a conversation she had with her son.

Nadal withdraws from Brisbane because of thigh strain
Ex-world No.5 Tsonga admitted he was pumped up to take on 17-time grand slam victor Nadal in the second round at Brisbane in his comeback from a knee injury.

Apple stock plummets 8% on news of grim Q1 2019 outlook
That spells trouble for companies that rely on China's enormous market to boost their global sales. Apple originally forecast revenue of between $89 billion and $93 billion.

Urban Meyer's wife, Shelley, says she 'wants him done' with coaching
However, Ohio State was able to recover a last-minute onside kick to hold on and win the Rose Bowl to send Meyer out as a victor . After this nail-biting finish in Pasadena, it's easy to see why anyone might need a break from the madness of college football .

© 2015 ExpressNewsline. All Rights reserved.