According to the centers for disease control and prevention, more than 7-thousand cases of the flu have been confirmed- which is double compared to the numbers from a year ago.
"Now you are relying on the antibiotics as a solution to the Swine flu when we all know that anytime there is a swine flu the quick thing to do is to vaccinate...so that those who do not have the disease they will be prevented from getting it and those who have already had then you manage them".
According to the CDC, a year ago in 2016, only 41.6 percent of people in Louisiana got a flu vaccine.
Federal flu forecaster Dave Osthus at the Los Alamos National Laboratory told Business Insider that flu levels are looking a little higher than average for this time of year, but they're still within a normal range.
As the vaccine for this year's northern hemisphere flu season is the same, that could mean the season may be especially severe.
Based on these new estimates, adults over age 75 and people living in parts of sub-Saharan Africa are most at-risk of dying from the flu, the study said, and people living in the Eastern Mediterranean and Southeast Asia also face a high risk.
Researchers used seasonal flu data to calculate influenza-related respiratory death rates for 33 countries, which together account for 57% of the world's population.
It is not too late to get vaccinated and there are ample amounts of the vaccine available.
Most importantly, a flu shot won't ever give you the flu, since the virus that's injected is not live.
Fairfield Medical Center takes an aggressive stance about getting the word out regarding the importance of vaccinations, starting with providing flu information and an offer to administer the vaccination to every patient who is admitted to the center.
"Getting your annual flu vaccine is still your first and best line of defense against the influenza virus", said Dr. Rattay.
A study that looked at flu vaccine effectiveness in pregnant women found that vaccination reduced the risk of flu-associated acute respiratory infection by about one half. "With influenza activity on the rise, I encourage anyone who hasn't gotten a flu shot to get one to help protect themselves and their loved ones".
Flu vaccination also may make your illness milder if you do get sick. It excludes deaths during flu pandemics and from conditions exacerbated by the flu, such as heart disease.
Erdogan has already warned of cutting ties with Israel. "If we don't defend Jerusalem today, when will we defend it?" he asked. The special summit has been called by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in his capacity as the chair of the OIC summit.
By Friday morning , up to eight inches of snow has been forecast in the Scottish Highlands by STV weather presenter Sean Batty. Elsewhere lows in the middle to upper 30s will be felt as far south as the coastline.
That's why it was so notable when the White House said the president wouldn't explicitly campaign for Moore. White House spokesman Raj Shah said Saturday that Trump has recorded the phone message on Moore's behalf.
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Copson was working with Flynn to promote a joint project with Russian Federation to build nuclear reactors in the Middle East. ACU was pushing a nuclear project in the Middle East that Flynn is said to have lobbied for while in the White House .
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The DUP has only 10 seats out of 650 in Britain's House of Commons, but without their support May's government would fall. However, unionists tend to view with scepticism any proposal for harmonisation of rules on either side of the border.
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That is why health experts recommend that people who are at least six months-old be vaccinated for influenza . Some countries, such as Australia , had one of their most severe flu seasons in a number of years.
Seventy-one percent say they don't believe the women who have come forward, compared to 17 percent who say they do. A JMC Analytics Poll of 650 registered Alabama voters had Moore with 48 percent support and Jones with 43 percent.
Most of central and eastern Kansas will remain warm on Monday as the cold front will not blow through until late afternoon. Chilly and windy weather will continue Tuesday through Friday with highs in the 30s and 40s and overnight lows in the 20s.
He sought to clarify the comment, saying later-term abortions linked to pregnancies caused by rape are infrequent. Andy Biggs , R-Ariz. "We're trying to get that done before the holidays, over the next few weeks", Alderman said.
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Savage could be seen arguing with the team official and the Texans' trainer before being taken to the locker rooom. Upon entering the game, Yates threw a touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins to narrow the gap against the 49ers.
It now seems that there is a possibility to discover additional terror tunnels, which challenges Hamas from restraining itself. It added that Hamas is the authority governing the Gaza Strip and as such is responsible for everything happening there.
Saakashvili then re-entered the country illegally and staged multiple rallies in the capital demanding the president be impeached. Georgia had earlier stripped his citizenship and sought his extradition on charges of abuse of power while president.
One month before we elected Donald Trump as our 45th president, Jared Kushner secured a $285 million loan from Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank is not the only Trump-related business interest that is attracting the attention of investigators.
Richard Hudson (R-NC), author of the bill , said . "Only the NRA could propose something so ill-considered, unsafe and vile". Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-12), a New Jersey Democrat who has strongly opposed efforts to loosen gun restrictions.
Though, Fox News reports the role Strzok played in the Clinton investigation may now be under review at the Department of Justice. The agent, Peter Strzok , is considered one of the most experienced and trusted F.B.I. counterintelligence investigators.
The Tide's last appearance was in the CFP's inaugural season where the Crimson Tide suffered a 42-35 loss to the Ohio State. For the first time, two teams from the same conference - Alabama and Georgia from the SEC - are among the final four teams.