Dallas County doctors ask people to get the flu vaccine as flu season approaches
ByFunAsia 29 Sep 2021 09:40 AM 148

As the pandemic proceeds, we're entering another season that is regularly troubling for specialists: flu season.

Given all that we were doing to attempt to keep COVID-19 away last year, the seasonal infection was non-existent. Be that as it may, wellbeing authorities who know how lethal influenza can be are concerned it could return this season intensely.

"We are constantly worried about influenza season each year," said Dr. Carolee Estelle with Parkland Hospital. "It can hospitalize and prompt ICU stays for some, many individuals."

Veil wearing, watching distance, and washing hands fended flu off during last year's pandemic pinnacle. However, presently, with more minor cover wearing and mingling, specialists empower everybody a half year to have a free influenza chance from the region.

"Since we truly don't have any desire to see those adverse consequences of this season's virus coming back once more, and we don't have any desire to see it on top of the COVID that we have now also," Dr. Estelle said.

During the half-year time frame in Dallas County from September 2020 through March 2021, there were just two affirmed flu cases and no deaths.

However, from September 2019 to March 2021, Dallas County had more than 18,000 cases and 25 deaths in the same past period.

Parkland Pediatrician Dr. Cesar Termulo lost his 16-year-old little girl to this season's virus in January 2020.

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Teresa Reese Termulo was alive and well and inoculated yet was hit with a strain, not the immunization. Still. Dr. Termulo is for you having an influenza chance.

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