Official Reports That Flu Activities Are on The Rise

Official Reports That Flu Activities Are on The Rise

Everyone is worried about only one thing, and that’s not the winter but the side effects of it. Flu-related diseases are getting spread very quickly across the USA, and people are advised to stay in their house if they got infected. Reports from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that 37 states so far have gotten hit by Flu virus and this number will be increasing in upcoming days. People are getting hospitalised daily, and this number is quite severe as compared to previous years.

CDC officially revealed figures that indicated more than 6 million people so far have got infected with influenza. 55000 People are reportedly hospitalised during this year’s flu season, and it’s just the beginning of it. Things are getting serious in some states like California, which is witnessing the worst flu season of the past few years. People are getting hospitalized for various reasons, but the common one is the flu. As of 28 December, 2900 deaths were reportedly happened because of death and 27 out of these were small children.

Pediatric deaths rates is increasing, which is worrying parents tension and school authorities also. Influenza related viruses mostly affect those who have low immunity system. Usually, older adults and small children are those people who get affected because of this virus. In California alone, 54 deaths were recorded during the end of September to December, which is an increase of 17% increase as compared to last year. Previous year California witnessed 47 deaths, but this time the situation seems to be quite hard and even worst. Health officials are saying that hospitalization is above their expectation level and they are advising people to get injected at the proper time. Infected people are supposed not to go and meet people because flu virus can get spread to another non-infected person easily.