Severe Flu Cases on the Rise in the U.S. – WSJ

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Flu shot fails again…

This year’s influenza season started earlier than expected and is sending more patients to thehospital, raising concerns this could be a more severe outbreak than in recent years.

Thirty-six states are now experiencing high levels of flu activity, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, as this year’s flu vaccine may not fully protect against a strain known as influenza A H3N2 that is currently circulating and tends to be more severe.

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