• Flu has killed 97 children but is finally slowing in US

    9 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    Another 13 children died of flu last week, according to the CDC, but the number of people seeing doctors for flu symptoms fell for the second in the row, suggesting that we could be past the worst.
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  • Free flu jabs for Victorian kids to avoid repeat of horror flu season

    Free flu jabs for Victorian kids to avoid repeat of horror flu season

    9 monthes ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    Free vaccinations will be given to children from May in a bid to avoid a repeat of a horror flu outbreak last year.
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  • Flu Killed 13 Children Last Week But May Be Winding Down, CDC Says

    9 monthes ago - By Time

    This year's sweeping flu season may be starting to wind down, but activity is still high throughout the country, according to the CDC's latest update .
    The percentage of people seeing doctors for flu-related symptoms dropped from 7.4% of all visits last week to 6.4% this week - a rate still well above average rates in the U.S., but the first noticeable dip of the season, according to CDC data.
    However, 13 more pediatric deaths were reported on Friday, bringing the season's total to nearly 100. With weeks of flu season potentially still to go, that number is likely to climb higher.
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