The flu remained widespread in 48 states, including Iowa and Nebraska.
Half of European countries are vaccinating less than one in three older people against Flu.
Locally, health officials encouraged residents not to drop their guard against flu.
Health experts in the USA will use data from Australia and other parts of the world to piece together information to develop the best vaccine for a particular flu season.
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The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention says this flu season's total is close to 3,300, including 667 hospitalizations and 34 deaths. Given not everyone gets tested for flu, such measures typically are used as a gauge of how much flu is out there.
In contrast, women who had a flu shot and participated in two or more social groups reported no additional influenza risk, as compared with females with no social participation. The last one was in 2009-10, when the swine flu was epidemic.
The number of people to have died after contracting flu in the United Kingdom this winter is the highest in decades - and is now over 200.
One out of 14 doctors visits, a patient is complaining of flu symptoms, the highest amount in nearly a decade. The CDC Vaccine Price List provides the private sector vaccine prices for general information. Jared Brumbaugh reports on how local hospitals are impacted by a virulent strain of influenza called H3N2, and why it's being blamed for a more deadly season.
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Previous research found older adults who participate in social activities have better self-rated health, lower risks of disability, functional decline, mobility decline, depression, generalized anxiety disorders, cognitive decline and dementia, and longer lifespans. The vaccine's overall effectiveness was estimated at 17 percent, according to a study out of Australia.
Dr. Donald Curtis, a physician at Patient First Neighborhood Medical Center in Virginia Beach, told CBN News that patients have similar complaints. Get the latest breaking headlines sent straight to your inbox. Many people do not get flu shots because they've gotten one in the past and still got the flu.
We reached out to Topeka's two hospitals, they could not say Tuesday if any of those deaths were in our area. "Staying home when you are sick and practicing good health habits like covering your cough and washing your hands helps stop the spread of germs and prevents respiratory illnesses like the flu".
At highest risk for the flu, the elderly, people with compromised immune systems and children. All can be signs of an underlying bacterial infection. With the increasing number of flu cases, DPH is reminding Delawareans that they should still seek out a flu vaccine if they have not already done so. Other steps include avoiding sick people, eating healthfully and getting plenty of rest.
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