"Getting a flu shot is the best way to protect yourself and your family against the flu, and with the disease spreading quickly in Arizona the time to get vaccinated is now", said Dr. Cara Christ, director of the Arizona Department of Health Services.
While over-the-counter medications are certainly the most popular and hassle free way of battling that pesky flu virus, the flu vaccine is also an option that many opt for during this susceptible time.
We're finally starting to see those cold Wabash Valley temps and with it, comes the prime breeding grounds for the flu virus.
Separately, the agency said the number of flu-like illness cases increased 16 percent last week, with a total of 77,444 cases reported nationwide and 14 cases of serious flu complications confirmed. Regardless, Health Department officials are still encouraging you to get the flu shot. "The flu vaccine has definitely gotten not the best publicity, and deservedly so", he said.
As the weeks progress, IL is the first in our area to see local activity followed directly by in the next week.
The 12 states with widespread activity are Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Virginia, and Wisconsin. Typically we don't see the flu season kick into high gear this early.
The number of states reporting widespread flu activity has almost doubled this week, just 1 indicator of an intensifying flu season.
State health officials recommend Delawareans to get a flu shot as soon as possible. In the meantime, the CDC recommends getting immunized, even if it only may provide a relatively small amount of protection.
Anyone who is sick with the flu should stay home from work or school and take plenty of liquids.
So far 43% of you say you're going downhill, but the remaining 57% say you're doing just fine.
"We should be alarmed every year". The vaccine is made with a dead or weakened form of the flu virus, which can't give you influenza given the stunted amounts within the shot.
The Sullivan Health Department is open Monday-Friday 8 am to 4 pm.
Some urgent care facilities in DE say they are experiencing higher rates of patients with flu-like illnesses compared with the same period in previous years.
A spike in flu cases during the holidays is not unusual. In fact, we're well in its midst, since flu season dates can range from October to May.
Van Dijk's future? I don't know, we'll have to wait, but I will repeat, there will be a lot of speculation around him. Spurs welcome Southampton to White Hart Lane this afternoon and get a bumper day of Premier League action underway.
Chicago's O'Hare International Airport reported just six cancellations and average delays of only 15 minutes on Monday. New Gloucester hit the snow jackpot on Christmas, recording 13.1 inches of snow, according to the weather service.
The blast follows an attack fended off during an hours-long gun battle a week ago at a Kabul training facility of the agency. According to Tolo News, the attack occurred at about 8am in Shash Darak area near Abdulhaq Squar targeting the office.
He had first given a hint of making a political entry in August this year. "But when the time is right, I will be there". The actor, meanwhile, is said to be conducting talks with several politicians between filming 2.0 and Kaala .
It was broadly known within the Federal Bureau of Investigation that McCabe was eligible to retire this coming spring. As part of her campaign, she accepted almost $500,000 in contributions from the political organization of Gov.
She added that she has always dreamed about visiting Tel Aviv and that she is "truly sorry" that she has upset her Israeli fans. Israel's ambassador to New Zealand has invited Lorde to meet him after the Kiwi singer cancelled her concert in Tel Aviv .
After a grand reception in Delhi on December 21, Virat and Anushka host a reception in Mumbai for their friends and colleagues. The time has arrived for Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's final wedding function - the much awaited reception at Mumbai's St.
The New England Patriots bring a lot of free agents to town for visits and workouts, as part of keeping emergency lists updated. The Steelers defensive scheme changed some this season, but Harrison could also have very little left in the tank.
The Moscow chief said he can act as mediator between the U.S. and North Korea amid the ongoing war of words between the two. Moscow has called for talks between North Korea and the United States, warning of a "risk of uncontrolled escalation".
The hat-trick is nice for him but we could have scored more than three. 46 Goals in all competitions for Tottenham this year. Mauricio Pellegrino's side have now won just one of their past 11 Premier League games and are winless in their last seven.
The Prime Minister is to attend the oath-taking ceremony of the newly formed Council of Ministers of the Gujarat Government. Vijay Rupani took oath as the Chief Minister of Gujarat for a second term in a ceremony held in Gandhinagar on Tuesday.
Katz said the decision was taken to honour President Trump's decision to consider Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. The United States and Israel mustered seven other countries to their side to vote no to the UN resolution.
Some publishers may even postpone the launch of their games on the Switch in order to have access to the larger cartridges. According to this report , Nintendo has delayed the delivery of the 64GB game cards to 2019 due to technical issues.
Some soon-to-be-moms are turning to marijuana to quell the uncomfortable side effects of pregnancy such as morning sickness. Researchers observed a sample of pregnant women in California and saw a 3-percent increase in use form 2009 through 2016.
Besides that, the other two guys, DRC (Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie) and Jackrabbit (Janoris Jenkins ), I love those two guys. The bad news for Apple is that Collins is likely a lock in any of the team's future plans.
The entertainment giant reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.12 by ($0.05). The rating was upgraded by Hilliard Lyons to "Buy" on Tuesday, August 25. (NYSE:ENZ) to report earnings on March, 12.
Mourinho's side were seconds away from a win that would have kept them in touch with Premier League leaders Manchester City. United signed Romelu Lukaku from Everton in the summer for £75m and Paul Pogba a year ago for a world record £89m fee.
Because of the low temperatures, meteorologists recommend layering clothes and wearing hats and gloves to cover any exposed skin. A Wind Advisory will be in effect for all of the Bay State from 1pm - 7pm, for wind 20-30mph with gusts to 50mph possible.
Faisal also said Pakistan had agreed to honour India's request not to allow any media interaction with the visitors. Kulbhushan Jadhav met his mother and wife in Pakistan but was allowed to see and talk to them via glass wall.
Analysts await Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) to report earnings on January, 25. (NASDAQ: INTC ) opened at $46.70 on Tuesday. Kempner Capital Management Inc bought 63,112 shares as the company's stock declined 11.45% while stock markets rallied.
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