According to the Florida Department of Health, Lee Health has reported 330 confirmed flu cases in the past three days.
She also pointed out those reports were based on one flu strain, the H3N2 virus, and other strains are now circulating in New Jersey and across the rest of the nation, so it's too soon to know for sure how effective the vaccine really is.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has not determined the effectiveness of this year's flu shot.
Saunders said despite popular belief, cold weather has no effect making the flu worse or last longer.
They say influenza-like illness activity is double what it was at this time past year with the current flu season not yet at its peak.
As flu is a virus, there is no cure; you can only alleviate the effects by getting plenty of sleep and fluids, and taking Ibuprofen to lower your temperature and relieve aches and pain.
In recent years, Forsyth and Wake Forest Baptist medical centers, Cone Hospital and High Point Regional have put in visitor restrictions at the same time, such as February 24 to April 18 for the 2016-17 season.
The child was between ages of 5 and 17.
Stay home from work if you are sick and cover your mouth when you cough with your sleeve or a tissue.
Local and state health-care officials encourage individuals to get their flu shots early since it typically takes about two weeks after vaccination for antibodies to develop in the body that protect against flu.
The statement further adds that the company will release mitigations in Safari to help defend against Spectre. The company has said that it will release a patch to protect its browser, Safari, against Spectre.
The phrase "once in a blue moon" - meaning something that does not happen very often - impresses how infrequent this event is. The night of 31st January 2018 shall mark the day when the " blue moon blood moon supermoon " shall shine high in the sky.
Barkley was out of contract at the end of the season, and could have left Everton on a free transfer. "I can't see that changing". Ross Barkley is getting closer to becoming a Chelsea player, according to the Telegraph .
So far 17 illnesses have been reported in the United States, including three in California, according to the CDC. He advises that people in these groups should be particularly vigilant about avoiding romaine lettuce.
Game Of Thrones bosses have confirmed the final season will not air until 2019, and when it does come it will be short and sweet. This year-long gap will be the longest wait ever for fans desperate to know which character ends up in the coveted Iron Throne.
The study also examined the body's mechanism of protecting itself against damage associated with alcohol exposures. While research in animals does not always translate to humans, we already know that alcohol is linked to cancer.
Salah , 25, is expected to win the award for his contributions this season on both the club and global level. He also led Egypt to the final of the Africa Nations Cup last January, where they lost out to Cameroon.
Under the new directives, the FTC will be in charge of overseeing ISPs, as they were before net neutrality was established. Last month, when the FCC voted to scrap the open Internet rules, the meeting was briefly interrupted by a bomb threat .
Trebek posted a video on YouTube explaining he spent two days in the hospital following the surgery and is now recovering at home. He goes on to explain that he took a fall two months ago which caused subdural hematoma or blood clots on the brain.
However, MPs criticised coffee chains for confusing customers by perpetuating the notion coffee cups are recyclable. You may not know it, but taxpayers (you and me) pay for 90 % of the cost incurred disposing of coffee cups.
Officials report 7 more flu deaths in NC; 20 for the season
Due to a report out of Australia, some news agencies are saying that this season's flu vaccine is only 10 percent effective. Up to half of the children who die from flu have no known medical condition that would have put them at higher risk.
Apple buys app development service Buddybuild
Buddybuild will be joining up with the Xcode engineers over at Apple, in an effort to build even better apps and tools for iOS. Xcode is a software stack used by the Cupertino-headquartered company to develop software for iPhones and Macs.
Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 20
Kabul has been hit hard by terror attacks attributed to Taliban, Islamic State (IS), and other militants operating in the country. The Emergency Hospital in Kabul said in a tweet that at least 20 wounded were brought to the facility following the explosion .
Amazon's Alexa Could Become a Digital Advertising Powerhouse
This means users will be able to utilize Alexa to do things like control volume and change inputs with different voice controls. Manufacturing partners that have signed on to the program include GE Appliances, Kenmore, LG, Samsung, and Whirlpool.
Serena Williams Drops out of Australian Open
The 36-year-old explained: "My coach and team always said "only go to tournaments when you are prepared to go all the way". But the short turnaround after giving birth has proven too much for even the greatest player of her generation.