In comparison, there were 87 cases of the flu reported at this time previous year.
The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat and lungs, according to the Health Department.
City officials said there has been an increase in flu activity reported locally and across the nation.
Stay home when you are sick.
Burton checks reported flu cases in Kerr, Gillespie, Kendall and Bexar counties.
"I can come up with studies that say Vitamin D is more effective against influenza than a vaccine", said a nurse.
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Flu shots are now widely available in physician's offices and pharmacies across the province.
Many Arkansans will be getting something they didn't really ask for this Christmas - the flu. During the 2016-2017 flu season, DPHHS recorded 829 hospitalizations and 56 deaths related to influenza. "A study published earlier this year in a pediatric journal shows that flu vaccination can significantly reduce a child's risk of dying from influenza", Koening said.
"Pregnant women and their young infants are at high risk for serious complications from the flu", said Dr. Clint Koenig, Medical Director of the Ohio Department of Health. "If you have guests, limit contact".
Some people, especially in the older generation, remember a habit of carrying facial tissue around by tucking them in one's pockets or just inside one's sleeves.
"Please do not visit hospitalized patients if you are not feeling well, particularly if you have had flu-like symptoms during the past seven days", OSF HealthCare said in a statement.
Clean and disinfect surfaces and objects that may be contaminated with germs like the flu. It takes about 2 weeks after the administration of the vaccine for the recipient to develop protection from the flu.