The flu is starting to spread across Iowa, and it's now caused its second death in the state for this flu season.
In Pierce County, where hospitalizations are increasing each week, the latest patients were between 60 and 90 years old and had underlying health conditions that increased the risk of death from influenza. People at risk of complications include children younger than five years old, adults over 65, pregnant women and people with heart or lung disease, diabetes or weakened a immune system, according to health officials.
Kelleher said: "The best protection for people from the flu virus is the flu vaccine, yet every year many people in at risk groups fail to get vaccinated and so put themselves at risk of serious illness or even death". Although CDC officials recommend that everyone 6 months and older receive the flu vaccine by the end of October to prevent getting sick this season, as of early November of 2016, about 60% of the United States population still had not received the seasonal flu shot.
In Nova Scotia there have been 25 confirmed cases of the flu.
"The flu is definitely in our community and has been for a couple weeks".
The flu vaccine can keep you from getting the flu, make the illness less severe if you do get it, and keep you from spreading the virus to family and other people.
A year ago our flu season peak was fairly late-I think we peaked in March. That's the word from San Diego County health officials, who say flu activity is picking up throughout the region.
RELEASED by the HSE have shown how 270 people have been hospitalised by the flu this season.
For those with insurance, vaccine is available and we bill Medicare, Medicaid, and most major insurance companies.
Flu symptoms tend to develop rapidly and are characterized by body aches, fever, fatigue, sore throat and coughing. "Influenza vaccines are still widely available and it is not too late to get vaccinated". He said it is possible, but only for a short while and that the use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers is an excellent way to prevent transmission and provides sterilization for up to two hours.
- Cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve and try to avoid touching your face with your hand.
Southeastern Idaho Public Health is recommending that all residents over 6 months of age get a flu vaccine.
General Motors led the six top-selling automakers by US sales in beating analysts' projections for deliveries in December. Hong Kong's Hang Seng dipped 0.1 percent to 22,134.47, while the Shanghai Composite index gained 0.7 percent to 3,158.79.
With this, the total reduction since October 2016 in MCLR is 75 to 100 basis points for various tenors, the bank said. On November 2, SBI had cut home loan rates to 9.1 per cent - the lowest in six years - as part of a festive scheme.
Chelsea have a good squad themselves and if one or two players are not there I am sure they will still pick up results . Alli got into risky areas throughout the game, as he took his season's goal tally to seven in all competitions.
A total of 68 stores out of 730 across the country will close in this round, causing about 6,200 jobs to be pared nationally. Because of the store shutdowns, Macy's said it expects 2017 sales to see a negative impact of $575 million.
Venus was scheduled to make her first appearance later Tuesday against New Zealand wild card Jade Lewis. SERENA WILLIAMS defeated Pauline Parmentier with a 6-3, 6-4 win in the first round of the ASB Classic.
According to a Times Now report, an AK 47 rifle has been recovered even as search operations continue. This comes less than a week after a similar encounter took place in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora.
The update comes after the company fixed a bug that prevented its vehicles from booting while operating in sub-zero temperatures. However, the Tesla 8.1 update doesn't include the "full autonomy" feature that the new generation of Teslas has.
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Budget session likely from Jan 31, Budget on Feb 1
Recently, the government chose to present the Budget on 1 February instead of the last day of the February. This year's budget session will be the first after the merger of Railway Budget and the Union Budget.
Storm Team 2's Forecast for January 1st, 2017
Overnight: Partly cloudy with a low of 23 and north northeast 10-mph wind turning east southeast after midnight. Temperatures are expected to reach close to 50 degrees with rain likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.