And one of the most common complications from the flu is pneumonia, which is especially risky for the very young and the elderly.
When it comes to vaccinating yourself - or your kids - against the flu, there are two options in the United States: a traditional shot or a nasal spray. It's unclear if the three deaths are included in the six pediatric deaths reported by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
The ODH urges people who think they may have the flu and are pregnant, have an underlying medical condition, or are extremely ill to contact their healthcare provider immediately.
In Arizona, there have been 4,510 confirmed cases of influenza this season compared to 16,144 previous year at this time, and the flu is widespread throughout the state.
Brexit: Jeremy Hunt says UK Parliament won’t allow no deal
MPs will gather at Westminster Monday to resume their marathon debate on the Brexit bill ahead of the vote early Tuesday evening. Jeremy Corbyn has said that he would "rather get a negotiated deal" than hold another European Union referendum.
"And that's why we're putting this message out today, " Dr. Goodison said.
Last season, an estimated 49 million Americans got sick from the flu, 23 million went for medical care and 960,000 were hospitalized.
Those viral infections aren't as risky as the flu, and the symptoms can be managed with over-the-counter medications or home remedies such as lemon tea with honey. "The dominant strain this year is type A, H1N1. They don't have the ability and capacity to generate enough oxygen for the rest of the body to survive the infection", Givelichian said.
"Influenza season generally begins in October and can last through May, with peak activity usually between December and February", Durham said in statement. Of the 156 patients who have been admitted to hospital in the province this season - 27 of them to the intensive-care unit - a "large proportion", have not been immunized, she added. These offices are the only place children under five can get their vaccinations, with that age group identified as one of the at-risk groups in this flu season.
The message to get vaccinated seems to be sinking in, with more people taking advantage of flu shots at pharmacies every year, said Gudmundson.
The triple-fan design of the Radeon VII is a good indication that this card will be a powerful, hard-running beastie. Speaking with press this week at CES , Huang said, " The performance is lousy and there's nothing new ".
When asked about Kelly's rumored legal action plans, Greenberg said "hopefully he'll sue Lifetime" for defamation. On Jan. 7, the day after the series ended, Kelly's songs were played on radio 198,000 times.
Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement the report is "so outrageously inaccurate it doesn't even warrant a response". Trump began the day calling his firing of Comey "a great day for America" in a tweetstorm of outrage over the Times story.
Asked if he would ever shake Ballmer's hand, Griffin bristled, saying, "I am not here to answer hypothetical questions". It's pretty clear that there are still some hard feelings from Blake Griffin toward the Los Angeles Clippers .
The Saints ripped the Eagles to shreds during the regular season when they came away with a 48-7 victory at home against them. The Eagles surprised everyone with a win last week against Chicago, and look to keep that momentum and underdog magic going.
It's fitting, then, that Toyota's luxury brand has chose to take a big tin-opener to the roof and turn it into a convertible . Lexus hasn't gone into specifics about the roof, either - it's only referred to as a "retractable top" in the press release.
Ocasio-Cortez, a first time candidate, delivered a shocking upset past year when she ousted 10-term incumbent Rep. Cortez means well, but there's nearly an outstanding rule: Don't attack your own people", veteran Missouri Rep.
Spieth, like most players, doesn't understand the visually awkward change of dropping from knee-height instead of shoulder-height. Putnam didn't get a practice round in before the tournament because of a bee sting, and he apparently didn't need one.
Interestingly, both the films face a threat from Rajinikanth, Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer Petta at the box office. The film has till now managed to collect a total of Rs 20 crore in two days at the box office.
Greece was forced to hand over 476 million reichmarks, which Greek officials have estimated at $69.14 billion (6-10 billion euros).
Reports suggest Amazon is developing a game streaming service
It nearly compels Amazon to push for this initiative now with the key competitors raising their own game streaming services. According to the sources, the service could launch next year as Amazon looks to add to its influence in the gaming market.
The 16-Year-old dies in avalanche
Parts of Austria and southern Germany experienced heavy snowfall on Thursday, as bad weather caused problems across Europe . Tributes have already started pouring in for the teenager, who was about to enter Year 11 at International Grammar School.
West Ham captain Noble has no regrets leaving Arsenal
Alex Iwobi shaved the post with a low shot but Arsenal failed to score for the first time in 21 Premier League matches. It was not the first time that the playmaker has been left out of a big game for the Gunners this season.
Legend Murray can be proud of achievements, says Federer
The programme even reaches his beloved Hibernian Football Club, where two players are under the Grand Slam winner's stewardship. However, 13 of Court's titles came before 1968, when the women's game entered the Open era and became fully professional.
Phil Masinga: Ex-Leeds and South Africa striker dies aged 49
Kick Off reported last month that Masinga had been recovering well after he was admitted to hospital with an undisclosed illness. He was also a member of the squad that became champions of Africa when South Africa hosted and won the Nations Cup in 1996.
Former Nissan chairman Ghosn indicted on new charges
Renault, which is the biggest shareholder in Nissan, has refrained from removing Ghosn, instead appointing interim replacements. Since Ghosn's initial arrest, prosecutors have repeatedly extended his detention and re-arrested him over new allegations.
Canada decries imprisonment of Reuters journalists in Myanmar
They told the appeal court that the lower court that tried the case had wrongly placed the burden of proof on the defendants. The defence has the option of making a further appeal to the country's supreme court, based in the capital Naypyidaw.