CDC Reports a Widespread Activity of Severe Influenza Illness

Date: February 2, 2016

According to the CDC Health Advisory, an increase in activity is reported nationwide, with widespread activity popping up in several states.

Take proactive steps to protect your patients now by encouraging them to get vaccinated before the spread of flu worsens. The CDC advises, "All patients who have not yet received an influenza vaccine this season to be vaccinated against influenza. This recommendation is for patients 6 months of age and older."

To read more about the CDC Health Advisory, visit content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USCDC/bulletins/133a8ad?j=50732112

Flu Activity Week Ending January 23rd

In a typical flu season, flu complications - including pneumonia - send more than 200,000 Americans to the hospital. Death rates linked to flu vary annually, but have gone as high as 49,000 deaths in a year. Since past flu seasons have been known to continue well into March, CDC advises there is still time to vaccinate against the flu.

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