Dec 27, 2013 at 6:20 am
Have you gotten your flu shot yet? it might be time. The flu season is on the rise in many parts of the country. Flu numbers in north Dakota more than doubled this past week. State health officials have now confirmed 165 cases this season. Thirty-one counties are now reporting flu activity.
north dakota’s flu season doesn’t usually peak for another month or two.
Sixty-four of the cases have occurred in the under 19 age group while just eleven in those 60 or older.
In Minnesota over 100 people have been hospitalized with influenza symptoms this season.