‘We Were Hoping To Have Better News’: Flu Continues To Get Worse For Yet Another Week

Feb 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The latest weekly report shows 1 out of every 13 doctor visits last week was for fever, cough and other symptoms of the flu, matching the peak levels during the 2009 swine flu pandemic, and 1 in 10 of all deaths reported in the United States were caused by flu or pneumonia. Meanwhile, the severity of the season is driving up profits for those in the health industry.

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