ME had 510 confirmed influenza cases through January 5 - the latest figures available - down from 768 during the same time period in 2017-18.
This flu season, which started September 1, is an H1N1 season, and Shahab said health officials are seeing higher rates of the illness among children under the age of five now than in H3N2 seasons.
While H1N1 was the dominant flu strain last season, this one has already been far worse. Flu shots can be given out at the Mason County Health Department, at many local pharmacies and at doctors' offices.
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The 2018 epidemic overwhelmed many emergency rooms and urgent-care clinics, leading health-care providers to devise some innovative strategies for dealing with the flu. "Less often, a person might get flu by touching a surface or object that has flu virus on it and then touching their own mouth, nose, or possibly their eyes".
Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every year. For those who get a flu shot and still contract influenza, symptoms tend to be milder and not last as long, research has shown.
Flu cases are reportedly on the rise in North Texas this week. To assist everybody gets vaccinated, Walmart can be giving low-priced flu shots at all their Chicago area stores Saturday from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m. People at high risk of flu complications include pregnant women, older adults, young children and people with chronic medical conditions like asthma, cerebral palsy, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic fibrosis, epilepsy, HIV/AIDS, kidney or liver disease, muscular dystrophy, obesity or sickle cell disease. She said flu season was a little delayed this year and didn't start until December.
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Over the winter season, 197 lab confirmed cases appeared at Island Health centres.
FLU-v is a broad spectrum influenza vaccine that targets regions in the influenza virus that are conserved among many different influenza strains.
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According to the CDC, in past flu seasons when the match between flu vaccine and circulating strains of flu virus is close, a flu shot is between 60 to 70 percent effective. "With the flu, it's much greater congestion, especially in your chest".
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"So we're probably on track to coming up to more of our peak activity in the next couple of weeks or so". Flu cases have also been confirmed at University Park.