CDC alerts public for early arrival of Flu season this year

December 15, 2014 2:46 PM

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The Florida Department of Health has alerted the public to the fact that the flu season is coming much earlier this year, and therefore enjoins the general public to get vaccinated with the flu vaccine. The state department of health has indicated that children are already falling ill over the flu, and adults will soon follow suit in a matter of time.

“Within the last week, there has been an increase in the percentage of pregnant women seeking care at emergency departments for influenza or influenza like illnesses, and the level is similar to what we see at the height of influenza season,” the health ministry warned.

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