Officials say a child is first to die in Florida flu season

Flu shot debate heats up following first flu related death

Officials say a child is first to die in Florida flu season

Sedgwick County Division of Health wants people to protect themselves.

Taiwan normally starts its annual free vaccination program on October 1 in preparation for the flu season, which usually begins in November and peaks around February the following year before slowing down in March.

Doctors are encouraging children to get their flu shots by Halloween.

You can prevent spreading the flu by getting a flu shot, washing your hands and coughing and sneezing into your elbow - not your hands.

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Florida has seen its first flu death of the 2018-19 season.

The 2017-28 flu season was one of the deadliest in recent memory. In all, influenza and pneumonia directly caused or contributed to about 1,700 deaths in Kansas.

The state defines an "outbreak" in a school as "three or more epidemiologically linked cases" of flu or a flu-like disease.

The state's flu reporting season runs from September 1 to May 31.

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There have been difficulties this year with the flu vaccination.

"The department encourages everyone six months of age and older to get the flu shot, especially those at increased risk for complications from the flu", said a statement from Health and Community Services.

The survey shows 56 per cent of Edmonton residents plan to get a flu shot this year, and 37 per cent of those who do not plan to get a vaccination believe a flu shot is not effective or only effective for previous strains.

Symptoms of the flu start suddenly and include fever that lasts 3-4 days, body aches, chills, tiredness, cough, and headache. A sliding fee scale based on proof of income may be applied for uninsured children.

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