CDC reports high levels of ‘Southern Flu’ activity

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — The flu is on the rise in Southern states, including here in South Carolina.

The Centers for Disease (CDC)  is reporting high levels of flu-like activity. In the centers’
latest nationwide update South Carolina, along with states like Texas, Alabama, Louisiana, and Georgia are the areas reporting high influenza-like activity in the country.

No reason was given for the reason of the higher number of cases in the south verses other areas of the country.

To see the CDC’s Flu View Interactive Map click here

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