State Health Officials Say Flu Widespread

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The week ending November 25 saw 204 flu and flu-like cases reported in the county.

"That's about average for us here, but with number of cases going up in OH, we expect to see those trends pick up in Sandusky County", Brown said.

Widespread activity is the highest level of flu activity.

The Director of the HSE's Health Protection Surveillance Service, Dr Kevin Kelleher encouraged people to get vaccinated, particularly those over 65, pregnant women and those under 65 with various health conditions.

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Reported cases are slightly higher than this time previous year; however, influenza activity typically does increase in December.

The 2016-2017 Montana flu season saw 56 deaths and more than 800 hospitalizations. Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) officials are encouraging all Montanans to take some precautions when traveling this holiday season.

The more people who get it, he said, the less likely there will be a serious flu problem in the country. It's recommended for children of ages 6 months and older, as well as those people at high risk for complications related to the flu. "Even if the vaccine may not prevent every case of influenza, the evidence shows that getting a flu shot still can prevent severe illness and hospitalization". Influenza affects millions across the United States each year.

Symptoms of influenza can include fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue.

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