Six were linked to H3N2, two were from unsubtyped influenza A viruses, and one was from influenza B. The CDC started tracking pediatric flu deaths in the 2004-05 season, and totals have ranged from a low of 37 to a high of 171.
The eight new deaths were reported between February 5 and February 11, bringing the total to 32 deaths for the season, which began officially on October 2 previous year, according to the North Carolina Division of Public Health.
"Unfortunately, this flu season is far from over", said Dr. Leslie Tengelsen, Idaho's influenza surveillance coordinator, in the release.
The flu vaccine offers the best way to protect yourself against the flu.
Four different flu viruses are circulating in the state, but the most prevalent in lab testing is the A (H3) strain. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that of all influenza A (H3) viruses evaluated from across the country, nearly 97% matched the influenza A (H3) strain found in this year's vaccines. A shift toward more influenza B viruses is common for the latter part of the flu season. First, avoid close contact with sick people and stay at home if you are sick.
There are an estimated 36,000 influenza-related deaths in the United States year year, along with more than 200,000 hospitalizations, according to health officials.
In addition to getting vaccinated there are a number of other steps you can take to help prevent getting or spreading the flu. Complications include, but are not limited to, secondary bacterial infections, serious pneumonia, and even death. Young children, older people, and those with health conditions are most at risk.
You can find more information about how to battle the flu here.
Scott, of San Francisco, said he was "delighted" with the ruling and that the finish line for Armstrong is "fast approaching". The lawsuit was filed in 2010 by Armstrong's former US Postal Service team-mate Floyd Landis , who could collect up to 25%.
The size of the two companies would likely mean the deal would face significant regulatory hurdles from competition authorities. Kraft Heinz , which is behind the Lunchables and Oscar Mayer brands, jumped $9.37, or 10.7 percent, to $96.65.
Snap released new details on its IPO plans Thursday in an updated filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Barclays, Credit Suisse and Allen & Company are the joint bookrunners on the deal.
Almost 400 of the structurally deficient bridges have load and weight restrictions for vehicles crossing the structure. A bridge is classified as structurally deficient and in need of fix if its overall rating is four or below.
Albert was the first guard taken in the 2008 NFL Draft , as well as the second Virginia Cavalier (behind No. 2 pick Chris Long). Albert is going to lose his job to Laremy Tunsil , and it seems like Williams has become less and less useful as time goes on.
The Turkey-backed rebels have been pressing a major offensive on Al Bab, 30km south of the Turkish border, since November. Turkish armed forces said they responded to enemy fire and killed one Kurdish militant.
Rodney Cannon , of Las Vegas, told police this week that Bieber took his glasses and punched him three times during the incident. They walked into the hotel together and eventually shared a drink, the police report says.
But that's an ambitious endeavor since it was dropping at a rate of about 8 inches a day and rain is expected to arrive Thursday. Moreover, the state's National Guard said it would provide eight helicopters to assist in reconstructing the emergency spillway.
No arrests have been made but investigators have "very optimistic leads", according to police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi. The pregnant woman, who is the toddler's aunt, was shot in the stomach and transported to Mount Sinai Hospital.
ICE detains domestic violence victim in court
For ICE agents to act on tips that lead them to family court is essentially enabling the abuse. Bernal countered that state police would have been looking for the woman if she were unsafe .
Betsy DeVos Has a Few Words to Say Her Protestors
She led the opposition to DeVos' confirmation as ranking Democrat on the Senate Health Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Betsy DeVos , a Republican businesswoman and philanthropist, has received much backlash from educators all over the country.
Trump Will Issue Revised Executive Order On Refugees
The Justice Department court filing on Thursday said Trump's order would be "substantially revised" but did not provide details. Last week, a U.S. appeals court upheld the suspension of President Trump's controversial travel ban .
ICE arrests Mexican 'Dreamer' with no criminal record
There had been concern with the arrival of the new administration, a much harsher immigration policy would follow. He appears to be one of the first - if not the first - DACA recipient to be detained since Trump took office.
Nicole Kidman Was Engaged to Lenny Kravitz
Indeed, Kidman and current husband Keith Urban have been photographed hanging out at awards shows with her rock star ex. Still, Kravitz admitted to finding it intimidating to working with an experienced actress like Nicole Kidman.
Shutdown in South Kashmir against Kulgam killings
The Valley-wide strike called by the separatist leadership to protest the deaths evoked mixed response. He also slammed the Indian Army for using innocent civilians as human shields "to avoid casualties".
Grammy winners react to the honors backstage
The latter won best rap performance and best rap song for Hotline Bling - Drizzy's hit single from his fourth studio album Views . She even received a standing ovation from stars like Rihanna, 28, Chrissy Teigen , 31, and many more when she completed the song.
Mitsubishi's new compact SUV is called Eclipse Cross
Notable elements are the bold lines on the nose, a roofline that slopes down to the rear and the steeply-raked rear screen. Meanwhile, Mitsubishi Motors has announced the name of the all-new SUV, christened as the Eclipse Cross .