UNION COUNTY:  Tis the season for flu

UNION COUNTY: Tis the season for flu

The 2017-18 flu seasons was proved to be a difficult year with the record-breaking levels of influenza illness and hospitalization rates according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were 180 flu-related deaths reported last season around the country. With school in session, the CHD is urging everyone 6-months and older to get a flu vaccine. Even the healthiest people can be impacted by the flu.