"Most people will recover with rest and fluids, and are urged to call their doctor or nurse hotline, rather than visit an emergency department, where wait times may be long at this time", Los Angeles County public health officials said this week in a statement.
"Although influenza season usually peaks between December and February, flu activity can occur as late as May, which means it is not too late to get vaccinated".
Influenza can be prevented or its severity diminished with the flu vaccine.
The rate of hospitalizations for laboratory-confirmed cases of flu doubled last week, rising to 22.7 hospitalizations per 100,000 people, up from 13.7 the prior week. While it is possible that flu season peaked around the holidays and illnesses will gradually decline, it is also possible that the flu season could get even worse in 2018 before it gets better. CBS Chicago reported on a 10-year-old boy in the area who died New Year's Eve after the flu virus attacked his heart. The strain is considered especially unsafe to young children and older adults over the age of 65.
Basic measures such as washing hands frequently, staying home when sick, and coughing into sleeves or tissues can help stem the flu from spreading further.
Those in high-risk groups, including older adults, pregnant women and children, should be especially cautious in the midst of Dallas County's deadly outbreak, said Dr. Christopher Perkins, the county's medical director.
Also, Director Anthony John Bates sold 17,023 shares of GoPro stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 6th. In other news, CEO Nicholas Woodman sold 515,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Friday, November 3rd.
The New York-based Bluefin Trading Limited Liability Com has invested 0.16% in Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC). TETRA Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:TTI) closed up +0.18 points or 4.36% at $4.31 with 1.45 mln shares exchanging hands.
India had slammed Pakistan following the tightly-controlled meeting, accusing Pakistan of harassing Mr Jadhav's mother and wife. This was the first meeting between Jadhav and his family since his arrest on 3 March, 2016.
Cotton said he's willing to support legal residence for the DACA recipients, with the right to eventually gain US citizenship. His ruling says anyone who had DACA status when the program was rescinded September 5 can renew it.
Evert has a hunch though - she believes this could be it for Halep. "Yeah, my people are working for me on this stuff", she said. The American said of the WTA Finals champion: "She is a great story, she dropped down the rankings and has been resilient".
He has enough confidence with me, or I have enough confidence with him, to talk about anything I have to talk. But he knows anything can happen so early in the season, despite being the top ranked player in the world.
In addition to Livingston County, Wyoming, Erie, Cayuga, Monroe, Genesee and Ontario counties are included in the flood warning. Winds gusting as high as 35 miles per hour are also expected to cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.
The institutional investors in our partner's database now have: 255.81 million shares, down from 256.53 million shares in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 40 investors sold CF shares while 147 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes.
The stock of Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE:INGR) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, September 27 by BMO Capital Markets. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 23,119 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,074,827.
Rafinha Inter, la trattativa per portare il giocatore del Barcellona all'Inter non è, al momento, conclusa. L'Inter, intanto, ha saputo che il ventiquattrenne si sta allenando con la squadra e vuole vederci chiaro.
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (TNK) Stake Boosted by Muhlenkamp & Co. Inc
Investors look at the Volatility 12m to determine if a company has a low volatility percentage or not over the course of a year. RATES AT ROOT OF CONCERNS: The yield on the 10-year Treasury note dipped to 2.55 percent from 2.56 percent late Wednesday.
Donald Trump denies 'hate-filled' immigration comments
Trump took to twitter saying in part, "the language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough but this was not the language used". We should be grateful for the huge contributions made by immigrants from Haiti - and other nations - to America", Clinton said.
TODAY'S FORECAST: Rain, temperature drop throughout the day
The precipitation will turn to snow and sleet between 8 and 11 p.m. and then just to snow after 11 p.m., the weather service says. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh is warning people about possible flooding and severe weather in the next several days.
Main stock indexes close at records as earnings get underway
The Russell 2000 is up 31.96 points, or 2 percent. "It's possible these changes will result in lower ad load in the News Feed". The S&P 500 gained 0.5 percent and reached an all-time high, with energy and industrials as the best-performing sectors.