Influenza Now Widespread in 25 States

Posted on January 4, 2014

H1N1, the swine flu from 2009, has return for the 2014 flu season. The CDC says it is by far the dominant flu strain this year. Influenza cases have also been soaring. CNN reports that 25 states are now reporting widespread season flu. The H1N1 strain is the same strain from 2009. CNN's Dr. Sanja Gupta says H1N1 is the predominate circulating virus. It can hit young adults and children especially hard. Dr. Gupta and the CDC are advising people to get a flu shot. Take a look:

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