The agency estimates that up to 11.7 million people had gotten sick with the flu from October through January 26, with roughly half that total visiting a doctor.
The department said Friday, Feb. 1, it isn't too late to get the flu shot, and anyone 6 months or older should be vaccinated.
But some workplaces have been reporting an unseasonal spate of staff calling in sick with flu-like illnesses, after a relatively mild season last winter.
Influenza kills tens of people across the country every year, mainly people with additional health conditions.
British skier among dead after avalanche in Italian Alps
They are thought to have been skiing off-piste in an area known as the Spanish Couloir when they were hit by an avalanche. A series of avalanches in the Alps over the weekend killed at least 10 people, emergency services and media reported.
According to KEELPNO, younger people are now more prone to come down with a case of influenza.
Public health officials are reporting three more flu-related deaths in DE, bringing the total for the current flu season to eight.
But there was little point in people who missed last year's flu vaccine rushing out to have it now. So far this season there have been 22 pediatric deaths reported in the United States, she said.
Google "other" revenues - think cloud platform and other non-advertising dosh - were $6.5bn, up 30 per cent from $5bn. After peaking in July, Google shares have fallen back to just above where they were trading early a year ago .
Don't expect to see New England Patriots safety Duron Harmon celebrating his team's Super Bowl win at the White House this year. When asked whether he was going to the White House, Harmon responded, "Nah man, they don't want me at the White House".
He also said police found a naked man handcuffed to the bed when they raided McArthur's home and arrested him January 18, 2018. He was supposed to fly home in September, 2015, after he lost his refugee bid in April 2015. "A photograph of John on Mr.
ESPN had a conference call about " Sunday Night Baseball " that the network believes Virk revealed to Awful Announcing . Virk, 40, joined ESPN in 2010 and had recently become a lead studio host for the network's college football coverage.
At the TCA press tour, Waititi noted that he "didn't really" talk to Marvel about the possibility of taking over the franchise. What do you think he'd be a good fit for? Let us know your thoughts down below! Just hit the buttons on the top of this page.
About the extent of Florida, Thwaites Glacier is as of now in charge of around 4 percent of worldwide ocean level ascent. Researchers say a massive cavity the size of two-thirds of Manhattan was found under a glacier in Antarctica.
An emergency plan to relocate the royal family has been revived in the event of riots breaking out in London following a no-deal Brexit result next month.
Paris fire: seven dead in blaze in eight-storey building
Seven people have died in a fire at a building in south-western Paris , the French capital's fire service is quoted as saying. More than 200 firefighters and emergency workers are on the scene, Paris police said, and the street is blocked off.
New Orleans boycots the Super Bowl in record numbers
New England led 3-0 at halftime and the Rams didn't score their only points until the game was almost 43 minutes old. Plus, Robey-Coleman applied a helmet-to-helmet hit, so there should have been two fouls on the play.
Captain Marvel TV spot soars into Super Bowl 2019
In particular, Law is nearly certainly playing Mar-Vell, leader of the Kree's most elite fighters, the Starforce. We then see Danvers stepping up her training game and eventually, sporting her glowing suit to save humankind.
Why Virginia Tech will be too much for Louisville
And it's not like Virginia Tech was on fire either, but to be fair, it doesn't take much to be better than the way N.C. The Wolfpack's 24 points are the fewest in the shot clock era from a ranked team, according to ESPN Stats & Info.
Tesla to buy U.S. battery-maker Maxwell for $218m
Maxwell has developed tech that can help increase the driving range of electric cars while reducing the battery cost. In a presentation, Maxwell said it expected strategic alliances "within six months" centered around this technology.
Auto bomb kills at least 11 in Somalia's capital
Shortly afterwards, a powerful explosion from a auto bomb rocked Hamarweyne market in Mogadishu, the capital, killing nine people. Al Shabab frequently targets Mogadishu and other parts of Somalia against government and other installations.