Symptoms of the flu include fever, headache, body aches, sore throat, dry cough and fatigue. The flu, short for influenza, is a respiratory disease caused by the influenza virus. Flu activity has increased statewide, along with the number of hospitalization due to flu-related illness.
Flu vaccines are prepared to act against influenza viruses that researchers have statistically found to be more prevalent. Children under 6 months can not get a flu shot, in addition to those who have previously had a severe allergic reaction to a flu vaccine.
County health officials said flu data for the first week of January will be available on Wednesday.
This year's flu season is off to a mild start, though there was an uptick of cases reported nationwide and in Alaska during the last two weeks of the year. "I would encourage people to get the vaccine", Maron said.
The CDC says so far this year's flu shot seems to be well matched against the prevalent strains out there. The flu vaccine industry has exploded to a four-billion-dollar global business in 2015, after the CDC expanded its recommendation of annual vaccines to every American older than 6 months in 2010.
"It's important for people to get the flu shot", Dr. "So, if there are any folks out there who have not yet had the vaccine, now would be the time to get vaccinated because this virus is going to be out there circulating for several months and there's still time to be protected".
Her family, who are visiting from New Zealand, had picked her up from the airport and were "well clear" before the incident. A Southwest flight from Fort Lauderdale is scheduled to arrive tonight. " People were trying to run", Lea told MSNBC .
If there's a possible spanner in the works on the newly-confirmed Falcon 9 launch date, it may likely be inclement weather. Thales Alenia Space and Orbital ATK are manufacturing the 81 Iridium Next satellites in a plant in Gilbert, Arizona.
Since 2008, app makers have received $60 billion from Apple , which means that they received a third of it only thanks to 2016. The number of apps on the App Store also increased, with 2.2 million apps in total, a 20 percent increase from previous year .
Investors pay close attention to the performance of the App Store , as Apple now emphasizes its role as a services company. Apple said customers spent almost $240 million on apps and in-app purchases on New Year's Day, the biggest sales day ever.
Milwaukee's standout Greek forward made the first game-winning shot of his 3 1/2-year National Basketball Association career. Curry and Durant then combined for nine points in a 12-3 start for the Warriors to regain control in the second half, 81-74.
Razer, known for its gaming laptops and accessories, today unveiled its latest product, the world's first triple display laptop. In an interview with Polygon, Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan revealed that his company is seeing lackluster resp.
If either is involved on Saturday then they could also come face to face with another former Dundalk player in Richie Towell. But Giroud would score the victor in the 89th minute after being set up by Lucas Perez.
In light of that, he had one of more productive performances finishing with 19 points, six rebounds, and five assists. And Heat guard Dion Waiters, who has been out for the last 19 games with a groin injury, could be back in the lineup.
First , Ford will let plug-in electric auto owners control their vehicle from home using an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Amazon Tap. Steve Rabuchin, vice president for Amazon Alexa said: "We believe voice is the future, and this is particularly true in cars".
Japan's second-largest automaker Nissan, which went to Mexico 50 year ago, now produces more than 800,000 cars in that facility. On Tuesday, Trump also threatened GM with a border tax should it expand production of the Chevy Cruze to Mexico.
SeaWorld now has 22 orcas at its three facilities in Orlando , Florida; San Antonio, Texas; and San Diego California. The whale's health had been declining for months and he had been battling a bacterial infection in his lungs.
The most prominent one is located across the road from the Japanese Embassy in Seoul - placed there in 2011. Busan police originally removed the 5ft-tall bronze statue, which depicts a sitting, barefoot woman.
The court house and the security headquarters were reportedly damaged, as well as the Red Crescent and municipality offices. It is set to pave the way for peace talks between Assad's government and the opposition in Kazakhstan later this month.
Secretary Fontes said that the old prison "was the only solution available to the state to stop another massive killing". Three other facilities in Amazonas state saw rioting on Sunday and Monday, and 184 inmates escaped, according to Gov.
Capital Economics estimated net outflows in November and December alone were $76 billion and $66 billion, respectively. The People's Bank of China is hoping to prop up the yuan in the face of a rising U.S. dollar.
The militant group staging the insurgency in Sinai pledged allegiance to Daesh in 2014 and adopted the name Sinai Province. Islamist groups are thought to have carried out more than 400 attacks in the North Sinai region between 2012 and 2015.
Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) and Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) raised the first objection Friday after the joint meeting was gaveled to order. According to The Daily Caller, Five Washington Democratic electors did not vote for Clinton. "Well, it is over", Biden said.
The states of northern Brazil, which border top cocaine producers Bolivia, Colombia and Peru, are battle zones in the drug trade. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A lack of guards means prisoners can take control, experts say.
Various investors have also started going bullish on oil as the prices for oil futures depicted a rise in the last few sessions. Benchmark Brent crude jumped more than 2% to a high of $58.37, up $1.55 a barrel (bbl) and its highest since July 2015.