CDC officials are warning that flu season is declining but a stronger strain of the virus is on the rise
11 March, 2019, 11:04
"We usually see flu cases start declining after March into April and then declining until the end of the season which typically ends in May", Howard said.
"There's hundreds of strains of flu out there", Dr. Stanton said. But for the last two weeks, more illnesses have been tied to a strain that tends to cause more deaths.
The Department for Public Health reported Friday that flu activity in Kentucky is widespread for the tenth week in a row.
At this point, there have been 44 flu-related deaths for this season, compared with 333 previous year. The proportion of deaths attributed to pneumonia and flu during the week ending February 23 was 7.5%, slightly higher than the usual threshold of 7.3% for this time of year, the CDC said, based on data from the National Center for Health Statistics.
Elizabeth Warren of MA and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, were at the festival making their appeals to the same audience. Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, who is also considering a presidential bid, also made the pilgrimage.
What this means for Yankees fans is that we are one step closer to having games streamed on Amazon Prime Video . And, the Post says, "The deal will also be backed by the Sinclair Broadcast Group ", citing its sources.
According to a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter , the Pittsburgh Steelers are shopping right tackle Marcus Gilbert in trade talks. After playing 14 games during his rookie season, Gilbert participated in just five contests in 2012 due to an ankle injury.
The airline says it has contacted the families of the victims, and will soon conduct forensic investigations to identify remains. Pauline Rankin, dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, called Adesanmi's contributions to his field "immeasurable".
Former PGA Championship victor Bradley fired a four-under 68 to seize a share of a 36-hole lead for the first time since 2013. Over the span of the year, he made more than $4.41 million in winnings while taking home a victory at the Arnold Palmer .
In an attempt to distract the jaguar, Wilkerson's mother threw a water bottle into the cage, and the jaguar let go of the woman. A woman who stepped over a barrier to take a selfie at a zoo in Arizona , US, has been attacked by a jaguar .
In a different telephone call with Dawkins, Wade joked that the player would be compensated more than the "rookie minimum". The 1981 team went on to finish the postseason with an LSU-record 31 victories.
During the third ODI of the ongoing Australia's tour of India at Ranchi, the Indian cricketers were seen wearing camouflage caps as a tribute to the martyred soldiers of the unfortunate Pulwama attack.
Trump's budget request shows he plans to keep the border wall issue alive as the 2020 presidential campaign heats up. The budget arrives as the Senate readies to vote this week to terminate Trump's national emergency declaration.
Malaysian officials have never officially accused North Korea and have made it clear they don't want the trial politicized. The defense phase of the trial had been scheduled to start in January but was delayed until Monday.
Retail sales, homebuilding, business spending and exports all declined in December , setting the economy on a slower growth path. The average work week decreased to 34.4 hours from 34.5 hours in the prior month; a shorter workweek boosts average hourly pay.
Fitbit's ( FIT ) second smartwatch, the Versa, launched in February a year ago and has been the key to the company's mini-revival. The "Lite" part refers to the removal of features like WiFi, NFC and music playback from the Fitbit Versa of a few months back.
Rio Tinto's shares take hit after two analyst downgrades
Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was surged 4.32% and isolated positively in last 63 trading days (quarter) of 26.58%. A CCI reading above +100 would imply that the stock is overbought, and a reading of -100 would imply that the stock is oversold.
Leak: Here's Battlefield V's 'Firestorm' Battle Royale
What we do know however, thanks to the video, is that players won't just get loot from completing objectives or hacking safes. Hacking safes is a completely new thing, for starters, although we don't get to see what's actually involved.
Atiku's dispute of elections result expected, says Buhari
Fears of possible election-related violence has led to the massive deployment of security personnel across the country. Most domestic and global observers said last month's presidential vote was credible, despite well-documented problems.
US Olympic medalist Kelly Catlin dies at age 23
We witnessed her and all of her talent and strength come up through local races as junior, cheering our faces off. Kelly Catlin , a three-time world track cycling champion and Olympic silver medallist, has died aged 23.
PE man almost swallowed by whale escapes unharmed
Mr Schimpf instantly held his breath, fearing the whale was going to dive down with him and spit him out deep below the surface. Rainer Schimpf seen in the mouth of the Bryde's whale off Port Elizabeth , South Africa , in February.
Suspect in Closs Abduction Says He’ll Plead Guilty
Patterson wrote that he planned to plead guilty because he didn't want Jayme's family "to worry about a trial", the station said. In response to why he would commit this crime, the letter reads, "This was mostly on impulse.
First case of measles confirmed in Interior Health region
Complications from the illness can include pneumonia, inflammation of the brain, convulsions, deafness, brain damage and death. It said the best protection from the disease was for people to have two doses (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccinations.
Venus vanquishes Petkovic, Mladenovic to face Osaka
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Xiaomi Black Shark 2 and its 12GB RAM coming on this month
Xiaomi has so far confirmed that the upcoming smartphone will feature new liquid cooling technology dubbed Liquid Cool 3 .0. Back in January, a new BlackShark smartphone with the codename BlackShark Skywalker was also spotted on GeekBench.