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Influenza Activity Update

For the week ending 2-17-2024:

Influenza Cases: 1,953, a decrease of 9% from the prior week Type A: 1,189 Type B: 708 Unspecified: 56 Cases per 100k population: 132.47 (Population =1,474,273)

Hospitalizations: 100, an increase of 8% from the week prior.

Pediatric Deaths New York State For the week ending 2-17-24: 0 To date this season: 11 USA: To date this season: 91, an increase of 9

COMPARE WEEK WITH PREVIOUS SEASONS For the week ending 2-17-2024

Cases 2021-2022: 63 2022-2023: 214 2023-2024: 1,953

Hospitalizations 2021-2022: 6 2023-2023: 5 2023-2024: 100

The best way to prevent flu A and flu B is by getting your annual flu vaccine. The flu vaccine protects against the most common flu strains.

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