Listen: Flu, New York And Ninety Percent discussed on KYW 24 Hour News
"Kastenbaum, New York. Health officials say even though flu season may have peaked. They have their eyes on a recent wave of illnesses from an nastier flu strain, the numbers from the centers for disease control indicated a slight downturn last week with the flu considered widespread in forty eight states as opposed to forty nine the previous week. That's just what the experts say is ninety percent chance the flu season has peaked. But there have also been flare ups of a different kind of flu strain that tends to cause more hospitalizations and deaths especially in the elderly, and that bug has been seen more often than the more common. Milder strain that was the dominant virus earlier in the season on"