Arkansas Flu Update

Local News

(3/12/19) 19 people have died from Flu-related illnesses last month, that’s about a third of all deaths reported in Arkansas for the entire Flu season.

Of those who died, 70% did not receive the flu vaccine.

If you start to feel flu symptoms. such as fever, sore throat, or bodily aches, don’t wait to see a doctor. 

Even though Flu seas typically ends around April, doctors say the Flu shot would provide protection from the high number of Flu-related illnesses in the Arklamiss.

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