Article: CDC: 80,000 people died of flu last winter in U.S., highest death toll in 40 years

As we gear up for another flu season, the families that have supcebilities are now well trained in taking preventative measures.  Are you ready for another flu season?

CDC: 80,000 people died of flu last winter in U.S., highest death toll in 40 years

“….Making a bad year worse, the flu vaccine didn’t work very well. Experts nevertheless say vaccination is still worth it, because it makes illnesses less severe and save lives.

“I’d like to see more people get vaccinated,” Redfield told the AP at an event in New York. “We lost 80,000 people last year to the flu.”  “

Read the entire article at: https://www.statnews.com/2018/09/26/cdc-us-flu-deaths-winter/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=a3b0ec6e2d-MR_COPY_12&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-a3b0ec6e2d-149558165

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