The flu continues to be a problem nationwide.
The latest strain has been associated with twenty pediatric deaths, including seven in the past week.
The centers for disease control says more than 14-thousand cases of flu have been reported across the nation.
Doctors in Brewer say they’ve had some confirmed cases…
“It’s really important to stay home until you’re feeling better. The flu is very, very contagious, easy to spread, and you certainly don’t want to get your co-workers and other folks out in the public sick with the same things.”
Doctors say the best way to prevent to the flu is to get vaccinated.