Health officials in Wyoming are urging people to get vaccinated against influenza following an unusually large number of flu deaths last winter. It is the highest weekly number reported since the season officially started October 1 but far below the numbers typically reported when flu is widespread.
"Flu is a contagious respiratory disease caused by different strains of the influenza virus and can result in mild to severe illness", reported Lynn Sutfin from the MDHHS.
Nationally, the MDHHS says there have been six pediatric deaths associated with the flu this season.
The first flu-related pediatric death of the 2018-2019 season has been confirmed in MI, according to the state Department of Health and Human Services.
Last year's flu season was the deadliest since 2009 when H1N1 broke out. So far, the MDHHS says MI has only experienced localized flu activity but still advises anyone older than six months get a flu vaccine.
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Many people think the vaccine won't prevent flu, he said. Most of the cases of the flu have been the H1N1 virus.
She says "We still encourage people even when you get the vaccine, to practice your hand washing skills, to cough and sneeze into a tissue or into your sleeve and to stay home if you're sick". Last season, 39.5 percent of MI residents received the vaccine.
So far this year, about 45 percent of adults and 46 percent of children have been vaccinated, he said.
Last year's flu season, keep in mind, was particularly severe. It takes about two weeks to kick in to full effect.
Vaccination is especially important for people who are at high risk of developing serious complications from influenza.
The video then goes on to show the device in action after being planted in packages left out in hopes of luring thieves. The package was stolen several times, and each time Rober recovered it, reset it and replaced it on his doorstep.
PM Modi had indicated that the 28 per cent slab of GST would only be restricted to a few select items, such as luxury goods. Cement, which brings the government Rs 13,000 crore, in revenue, has been left at the peak rate.
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And according to the rules, any planned leave by an essential employee is canceled and employees are expected to report to work. Postal Service, busy delivering packages for the holiday season, would not be affected because it's an independent agency.
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It also stressed that Pyongyang continues to fear attempts at regime change by the US should it relinquish its nuclear weapons. Department of State, didn't divulge any details but stressed the importance of South-U.S. coordination.
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Investors have responded to a weakening outlook for the US economy by selling stocks and buying ultra-safe USA government bonds. The Nasdaq, a market index tracking tech stocks, sank 1.6 percent on the day and officially entered bear market territory.
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The four men are believed to be from Nigeria. "No-one on board the vessel has been injured". The ship arrived at the Port of Tilbury in the early hours of Saturday at just after 4.20am.
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