Influenza Update: Flu is Now Widespread in Ohio

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has elevated the state’s flu activity level to its highest level – widespread. ODH issued a press release Monday stating there have been more than 250 flu-associated hospitalizations since the start of the season. Ohio’s rate is trending above the five-year average.

While Ohio has not had a reported pediatric death, there have been 8 nationwide. You can access Ohio’s flu activity report by clicking here.

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