Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina

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The map, which includes the potentially deadly Aussie flu strain which has arrived in the United Kingdom, shows the areas with the worst outbreaks of the illness, according to users who upload reports themselves.

Tan adds that while the current vaccine and the circulating flu strains may not be a flawless match, there are still a lot of protective benefits.

Residents can still get the flu vaccine at hospitals, clinics and most pharmacies.

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said up to half of all children who die as a result of the flu have no known medical condition that put them at higher risk for complications of the illness.

They say influenza-like illness activity is double what it was at this time previous year with the current flu season not yet at its peak.

The child was between ages of 5 and 17. In the same time past year, 140 cases were reported.

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Nationally, there have been 12 pediatric deaths from the flu. But it's hard to compare one flu season with another, he said.

"We anticipate that we'll have this increased activity for at least quite some time", said Tan. It's never too late for people to get their flu shot since flu season typically lasts from October to April.

She also stressed the importance of staying home instead of going into work if you're sick, for your own protection and the protection of others.

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"Patients experiencing flu symptoms should see a health provider, including primary care or urgent care, as soon as possible, because there is a prescription medicine that can reduce the duration and symptoms".

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