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Flu Tracker – February 14, 2020

February 14, 2020

Flu Watch!

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Week of February 2, 2020 February 8, 2020

Geographic Spread: Widespread flu activity

Influenza Activity: overall, increase

  • Influenza was the most frequently identified respiratory viral pathogen during week ending 01/25/2020 followed by RSV.
  • Acute respiratory hospital admissions increased during week ending 01/25/2020
  • The highest number of acute respiratory admissions during week ending 01/25/2020 was for patients Age 25 – 64 followed by Age 65+

Flu-Associated Deaths in NC: 75 this season,  9 this week

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https://flu.ncdhhs.gov/data.htm