- About one of every twelve Americans were sick from the flu last flu season
- Almost 80,000 died
- Close to one million hospitalizations
- And, 22.7 million medical visits
The single best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get vaccinated each year, but good health habits like covering your cough and washing your hands often can help stop the spread of germs and prevent respiratory illnesses like the flu.
The 2019-2020 flu season flu shots are now available at pharmacies, physicians’ offices and other places too.
Get vaccinated as Flu is serious