Monterey County sees first flu death of season

Monterey County sees first flu death of season

San Diego County reported approximately 3,900 flu cases this season compared to 599 cases this time past year.

Flu activity is picking up across the province, but the Thunder Bay District Health Unit says it's hard to compare this flu season with previous year.

Pregnant women and children are among those in high-risk categories for complications from influenza-like illnesses, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control. Antivirals are known to work best when given within 48 hours, but even when taken later than that, these drugs can be helpful to people who become very ill.

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He insisted that the meeting was arranged in the light of "Islamic traditions and based on purely humanitarian grounds". Earlier, Jadhav met his mother and wife at Pakistan Foreign Office in Islamabad but with a glass panel separating them.

In Los Angeles County, there have been 19 influenza-associated deaths reported for the 2017-2018 flu season.

A map provided by the Cook County Dept. of Public Health shows concentrations by zip code of those presenting flu-like symptoms in emergency room visits in the North and Northwest Suburbs this week. An infected person can spread the flu virus before symptoms of the flu begin and up to five to seven days after symptoms begin, Newsome said. Healthy people can typically recover from the flu in less than two weeks with rest, fluids and pain relievers like acetaminophen and ibuprofen, but antivirals can help prevent more serious complications, like pneumonia.

Each year from October to mid-May, Georgia's Department of Public Health tracks flu activity throughout the state and reports the findings in the Georgia Weekly Influenza Report.

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So far, 512 flu-related hospitalizations have been reported to the CDC this year.

"We still have a few more months ahead in this season". "Cold weather doesn't hurt, but we've had cold Decembers before and not had flu".

"Reports recommend getting vaccinated early, but getting one early or late is good to prevent it because we see cases of flu out through May". The vaccine is changed every year to include a mixture of strains of the virus that circulated in prior years.

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