fox8.com—NEW YORK— The flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago. A government report out Friday shows 1 of every 13 visits to the doctor last week was for fever, cough and other symptoms of the flu. That ties the highest level seen in the U.S. during the 2009 swine flu pandemic. And it surpasses every winter flu season since 2003, when the government changed […]
Flu season, still worsening, now as bad as 2009 swine flu. The CDC said the amount of suspected flu cases at doctor office and hospitals last week matched that seen in 2009.