The flu is back in Colorado. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), flu activity most commonly peaks in the USA between December and February.
Counties with the highest number of reported hospitalizations from September 30-Dec.
Mesa County Public Health has started a new online data tracker for flu statistics, and it's open to the public.
A year ago at this time, just 2,400 flu cases had been confirmed and only 26 of those were children. Some companies make getting the flu shot easy and convenient by offering on-site flu-shot clinics for employees.
Reynolds did mention local flu activity is starting to rise this month for MI.
The good news is that 28 states (Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming) experienced minimal flu activity, as of December 15, 2018.
What are the criterias for the growing disposable income of Flu Vaccine (Influenza Vaccine) Sales market? According to the World health Organization (WHO), 2017, Influenza virus is transmitted primarily by respiratory secretions or droplets of the infected person. People with the flu are infectious for up to 7 days after symptoms begin. Influenza vaccines are available with a wide range of options for different age groups i.e. children aged 6 months and above and adults aged 65 and above. Alcohol-based gel and foam sanitizers are proven to be effective at killing viruses that cause both common colds and the flu (for maximum effectiveness, these products should contain 60% to 95% ethanol or isopropanol).
Flu vaccine has been shown to reduce flu-related illnesses and the risk of serious flu complications that can result in hospitalization or even death.
"There is local activity of flu going on H1N1 virus, which is in the current flu vaccines, so it's matching what we're protecting people against with the flu vaccine", said Reynolds.
You may be able to pass on flu to someone else before you know you are sick, as well as while you are sick.
"We are seeing more people vaccinated this year".
More than three times as many children have been hospitalized across Canada this year compared to this time last year.
Carlstorm said it is also important to stop the spread of germs by washing hands regularly and avoiding or limiting contact with sick people. Instead, cover your mouth and nose with a tissue.
After being ill, stay home for at least 24 hours without a fever unless needing to seek medical care.