Ill. Schools Take Precautions Against Flu Outbreak

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

It's one of the earliest and worst flu seasons we've seen in years. People have already been infected in 41 states, including Illinois and Iowa where the CDC is classifying the flu as "widespread."

More than 2,200 people have been hospitalized since the start of flu season and 18 children have died because of complications related to the virus.

And, with schools now back from Christmas break, your child could be at risk.

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