Flu Cases Continue Ramping Up In Minnesota, As Are Flu-Associated DeathsThere have been 13 deaths since the start of the 2021-22 flu season, one of which was considered a pediatric case (among those below 18 years of age).
Following Year Largely Dormant, Influenza Cases Firing Up In MinnesotaLast winter, there were only 35 hospitalizations for the entire flu season. There have already been 166 to date so far this winter, lending credence to health experts' fears that the populace would soon be laboring under a "twindemic."
'Unprecedented Demand' For Flu Shots Causing ShortageWith COVID-19 concerns and regular flu season warnings, health care providers say they're seeing an unprecedented demand for flu vaccines.
Minnesota Sees Decline In Flu CasesFor the first time since December, the flu in Minnesota is no longer considered "widespread."
Flu In Minnesota Remains Widespread With 10 More Deaths, Including 1 ChildThe Minnesota Department of Health says influenza remains widespread in the state.
MDH: Flu Remains Widespread In MN; 6 More Die In Flu SeasonThe Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says influenza remains widespread throughout the state and the country.
MDH: Minnesota Flu Death Count DoublesThe number of flu deaths in Minnesota this season has doubled.
How Long Are Germs Infectious Outside The Human Body?Flu viruses will remain infectious on hard surfaces, like tables or doorknobs for up to 24 hours.
Six Deaths Related To The Flu Outbreak Have Been Reported In MinnesotaThe Department of Health says the flu continues to spread statewide, with cases reported in every region.
Why Experts Say This Is An Atypical Flu SeasonThe influenza season is off to an early start across the country and in Minnesota.
Report: Flu Season In Minnesota Is Kicking Off With Influenza BFlu season in Minnesota is off to an unusual start.
Minnesota Reports 1st Flu Death Of SeasonMinnesota has reported its first flu death of the season.
4 More Hospitalized In Minnesota Over Flu, MDH ReportsWith last week's report of a single hospitalization, that brings the seasonal total to five.
MDH: First Flu Cases Of The Season Reported In Twin Cities, SE MinnesotaWash your hands and cover those coughs -- flu season has arrived in Minnesota.
Allina To Implement Visitor Restrictions Citing Widespread InfluenzaAllina Health announced Monday it will temporarily impose visitor restrictions at all of its hospitals due to widespread influenza.