People most at risk from flu-related death are people older than 75, and people living in less-developed nations, according to the study. At this time previous year, there were 42 confirmed cases and 15 hospitalizations, health officials said.
Emmanuel Kwadwo Tinkorang, has given the assurance that the Influenza Type A (swine flu) outbreak at the Kumasi Academy Senior High School (KUMACA) was now under control.
Getting your flu shot can also contribute to "herd immunity" - less cases of the flu overall means more protection for the most vulnerable people in the population: the elderly, children, and individuals with certain allergies who can't get the vaccine.
Australia is 1 of 5 world health organization location, specifically the infectious diseases reference laboratory representative from each country then make recommendation on the composition if the influenza vaccine, which happens every February.
It's still early in the flu season, but three U.S. states, Louisiana, Mississippi and SC, are experiencing high "Influenza-Like Illness" activity.
United States officials are predicting an especially challenging 2017/2018 flu season, which is just getting underway in the northern hemisphere.
"This (report) is not a reason to not get a flu shot", Saul said.
Ohio State University does not make College Football Playoff
Clemson entered selection day with eight wins over teams with a.500 or better record, including victories over Auburn and Miami. Alabama and Clemson have played in the past two finals, with each coming down to the final minute; the Tide won the 2015 title.
Telecom press leak reveals smartphone's 5.7-inch HD+ display
It is reported that the device will sport a 5.5-inch full HD display with 401 ppi (pixel density) and 18:9 aspect ratio. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
The man died last week at a local hospital, officials said.
Based on this data, CDC believes that vaccine effectiveness estimates from last season are likely to be a better predictor of the benefits to expect this season against circulating H3N2 viruses in the US.
Yet an expert from the state DPH said it's a bit early to push the panic button and declare this season's vaccine ineffective.
While there has been a lot of discussion about vaccine efficiency after an article from Australia reported only 10 percent effectiveness this year, there's more to the story than that, Lantrip said.
Flu vaccination can also come in the form of a live-flu mist, but the CDC is not recommending that anyone get that this year because it's been less effective than the shot in recent years. Doctors still urge everyone older than six months to get the vaccine, because it takes two weeks to build up immunity.
Otherwise, common sense practices can help you stave off some of the chance of being sick or making others ill, both Lantrip and Rodriquez said.
Truthfully, there have been many rumors as to how much exactly the popular technology company will be buying Shazam for. If Apple willed in saying that it wants its own version of Google Lens , then that might be a good place to begin.
Ri held a conversation with Feltman, who also paid a courtesy visit to the Supreme People's Assembly (North Korea's Parliament). Feltman's visit to the North was made known in Pyongyang's state media on Friday, South Korean television network SBS reported.
A destructive wildfire that erupted early Wednesday burned not far from The Getty Center , the $1 billion home to the J. More than 125 firefighters were on the scene and that water-dropping helicopters were being used, the newspaper said .
With this directive, Mr Trump abandons plans set by his predecessor Barack Obama, to send humans to an asteroid near earth. SpaceX launches rockets for customers including Nasa, commercial satellite operators and the American military.
Franks did not deny the allegations when Ryan confronted him, according to the speaker's statement. "The statement will explain". The investigation came after House officials learned that he had asked two female employees to bear his child as a surrogate.
Yet the two became unlikely friends as they continued to play Words with Friends matches against one another. Thanks to the pastor of Riverside Church in Morningside Heights, they finally met face-to-face.
This is a realistic goal, given the fact that the company is counting on this year's holiday sales for a big boost. Nintendo's flagship console and quite possibly biggest contender to Sony's has just hit an incredible milestone.
Local media identified the two people killed as members of the al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. In response, IDF tanks and Israeli Air Force fight jets attacked Hamas targets in northern Gaza .
Flight trackers place the plane close to Japan around the time of North Korea's Hwasong-15 missile test on November 29. The airline said at the time that it was expanding its no-fly zone over North Korea following the close-call.
The FBI says they have been sending "items of interest" to their lab in Quantico, Virginia, for priority testing in the case. Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said in a release Saturday that they have evidence to believe Mariah is deceased.
Why the Geminids Are the Best Meteor Shower of 2017
To increase the chances of seeing meteors, choose a site at least 40 miles from a major city, Astronomy.com said. This year is especially good because the moon will be a thin crescent, so moonlight should not interfere.
OU quarterback Baker Mayfield wins Heisman
Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, last year's Heisman victor , and Stanford RB Bryce Love trailed Mayfield in the balloting. Mayfield's staggering stats (4,340 yards, 41 TD passes, just five picks) made him an easy choice.