Influenza Season Continues 24 Mar 12

Influenza continues to circulate around the state as we move from winter to spring in Minnesota. The Department of Health is reporting 1 flu-related death and 67 hospitalizations over the past week. Seven nursing homes and 12 schools reported outbreaks as well. A total of 12 people have died and 326 have been hospitalized with confirmed cases of influenza since the flu season began last fall.