US Flu Cases Climb to 15 Million With 54 Pediatric Deaths Recorded in 2019-20 Season

Influenza activity in the United States has once more started to increase after falling during the first 2 weeks of 2020. The latest FluView surveillance from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that as of January 18, 2020, there have been 15 million cases of flu, 140,000 hospitalizations, and 8200 deaths in the US this influenza season.

#Comment: For some perspective, the flue has killed 8000+ people in the US this year already, and some 40'000 people die in car crashes every year. Where is the according mass panic?!  #Health