influenza

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…
Health Officials Say Flu Shot is Safe, Mostly Harmless
Health administrators say the flu virus is continuing its spread throughout Wyoming and the U.S. Despite limited remaining vaccination quantities, officials with the Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department are urging residents to get their flu shots as quickly as possible. Public health direc…
Severe Flu Season Expected in Wyoming and Nationwide
Officials with the Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department expect a particularly severe flu season this year. Already, multiple people have been hospitalized with flu-like symptoms in the Casper area. The Centers for Disease Control says 39 states, including Wyoming, are reporting moderate or…