US flu report shows widespread activity in 45 states

Newsfeed Now
Flu Season_1541538651440.jpg-118809306.jpg

Newsfeed Now Replays

Gordon Ramsay Revamps Conway Restaurant

Thumbnail for the video titled "Gordon Ramsay Revamps Conway Restaurant"

Newsfeed Now for November 12, 2019

Thumbnail for the video titled "Newsfeed Now for November 12, 2019"

Newsfeed Now for November 11

Thumbnail for the video titled "Newsfeed Now for November 11"

Veteran Salute: Surviving two brutal battles in WWII

Thumbnail for the video titled "Veteran Salute: Surviving two brutal battles in WWII"

Habitat for Humanity-Garth Brook & Trisha Yearwood

Thumbnail for the video titled "Habitat for Humanity-Garth Brook & Trisha Yearwood"

Newsfeed Now for November 8, 2019

Thumbnail for the video titled "Newsfeed Now for November 8, 2019"

NFN Brie Christmas

Thumbnail for the video titled "NFN Brie Christmas"

Northwest Florida boy wants to thank 'every cop in America' with donuts

Thumbnail for the video titled "Northwest Florida boy wants to thank 'every cop in America' with donuts"

Dollywood transforms into movie set

Thumbnail for the video titled "Dollywood transforms into movie set"
More Newsfeed Now

ATLANTA – According to the latest FluView report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, seasonal influenza activity rose again over the previous week, with the number of states reporting widespread activity increasing from 36 to 45. 

Deaths attributed to pneumonia and influenza (P&I) is at the national threshold. P&I has been at or above the epidemic threshold for three consecutive weeks so far this season, however, hospitalization rates remain relatively low compared with last season. 

H1N1 viruses have been the most commonly identified flu viruses nationally. However, H3N2 viruses have predominated in the southeastern region of the United States.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Aaron Nolan is a morning show co-host in Little Rock, Arkansas with Nexstar Media Group's KARK-TV. He has a passion for social media and makes it an important part of his daily routine. Click here to read Aaron's full bio.

Trending Stories