2 Cases of the Flu Reported in Maryland

www.nbcwashington.com -

www.nbcwashington.com—Flu season has arrived in Maryland. The Maryland Department of Health announced Tuesday two lab-confirmed cases of influenza have been reported in an adult and a child in the central and Eastern Shore regions of the state.  Ex-'American Idol' Competitor Accused of Distributing Heroin The confirmed flu strains are type A (H1) and Type B (Victoria), the health department says.  The virus that causes the flu spreads from person to person through sneezing, coughing or direct contact with an...

Maryland reports first two flu cases for the season. The Maryland Department of Health announced the first confirmed cases of the flu Tuesday, an adult and child in Central Maryland and the Eastern Shore. They didn’t provide further details about the victims because of privacy laws. The flu, or influenza, is a respiratory disease spread through coughing,...