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Flu, Despite Declining Numbers, Remains Severe
Officials with the Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department say the number of flu cases in the Casper area is on the decline. However, health officials also say that, despite the declining numbers, many area flu cases remain severe. Public health director Robert Harrington still recommends res…
Places To Get a Flu Shot In Casper
Flu season is in full swing here in Casper.  Your co workers, friends, and family members are all possible immune system assassins.  How do you protect yourself?  A flu shot is a good place to start. Influenza is our ever evolving foe.  Different strains appear every year.  …
Health Officials in Midwest Report a Flu Vaccine Surplus
Despite shortages being reported throughout much of Casper and the state of Wyoming, health officials in Midwest say they actually have a flu vaccine surplus. Michael Smith, the director of the Midwest Community Clinic, says officials within his facility anticipated a particularly difficult flu seas…
Flu Season Strikes Early And, In Some Places, Hard
NEW YORK (AP) — From the Rocky Mountains to New England, hospitals are swamped with people with flu symptoms. While flu normally doesn’t blanket the country until late January or February, it is already widespread in more than 40 states, with about 30 of them reporting some major hot s…
January Begins the Peak of the Flu Season [AUDIO]
Peak flu season is here and it’s not too late to get your shot. According to the Centers for Disease Control, peak flu season starts this month, and the highest percentage of flu cases are expected in February. The good news is it’s not too late to protect yourself. Casper-Natrona Coun…