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February 14, 2018

 

Liberty Christian School in Anderson, Indiana.

Anderson School Closes For Two Days Because Of Flu

Liberty Christian School officials say about 20 percent of the school’s approximately 500 students and 50 percent of teachers are out sick with the flu.

February 9, 2018

 

Flu vaccine being administered

Pharmacies See Shortage Of Vaccines As Flu Deaths Rise

The Indiana State Department of Health says the flu has killed 167 Hoosiers so far this season.

February 2, 2018

 

A person getting a flu shot.

Indiana Flu Deaths Reached 136 Last Week, Up From 107

State health officials say the number of flu-related deaths in Indiana this season reached 136 last week, up from 107 the previous week.

January 31, 2018

 

Logo for Southwest Parke Community Schools

Parke County Schools Seeing Spike In Flu-Related Absences

More than 20 percent of the students at a Parke County school stayed home yesterday with flu-like symptoms.

January 26, 2018

 

Flu vaccine being administered

Indiana Flu Deaths Reach 107 For State’s Current Flu Season

State health officials say the number of flu-related deaths in Indiana this season jumped to 107 last week, up from 79 the previous week.

January 16, 2018

 

The report says flu activity is widespread across the state.

Indiana Health Agency: Flu Deaths Statewide 50 As Of Jan. 6

Health officials say the number of flu-related deaths in Indiana this season has doubled to 50 as of the first week of 2018.

January 8, 2018

 

A white man wearing blue gloves gives a white man a shot in the shoulder.

Hoosiers Urged To Get Flu Shots As Deaths Rise To 25

Indiana's health commissioner is urging Hoosiers to get their flu shots and take other precautions amid a surge in flu-related illnesses and deaths.

December 8, 2017

 

Flu shot

Indiana Records First Flu Death Of Season

The Hoosier patient was under the age of 18. Experts say it's not too late to get vaccinated.

November 24, 2017

 

Flu vaccine being administered

State Health Department: Get Flu Shot Before Peak Season

Peak flu season typically starts in January and flu shots take about two weeks to become effective.

January 13, 2017

 

flu

Health Department Reports More Flu Deaths, Urges Vaccination

Health officials say getting a flu shot is the most effective way to protect against the influenza virus.

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