The Hoosier patient was under the age of 18. Experts say it's not too late to get vaccinated.
Peak flu season typically starts in January and flu shots take about two weeks to become effective.
Health officials say getting a flu shot is the most effective way to protect against the influenza virus.
Although people with asthma aren’t necessarily more susceptible to the influenza virus, the flu can be far more serious for them.
The Indiana State Health Department is reporting the state’s first flu death of the season, although overall flu activity is minimal.
After initial delays, the supply of this season's influenza vaccine is back to normal levels, and experts say now is the best time to get vaccinated.
The State Department of Health recommends a three-pronged approach to fighting the flu: get a vaccine, cover coughs and sneezes, and stay home if you’re sick.
Clinicians and doctors are protecting patients from influenza early this year.
More than 70 Monroe County residents are now infected with the virus.
Health officials have confirmed cases of influenza A in humans, but they say people should not worry about an epidemic.