In connection with the epidemic of this disease, classes in 11 American states have been canceled. So, on Monday lessons will not be in the educational institutions of Idaho, Alabama, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Oklahoma, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Florida. When the study is resumed, it is still unknown, this will depend on the epidemiological situation.
According to the head of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Brends Fitzgerald, 37 children have died from flu in the country this season. Experts suggest that by the end of winter, this figure may double.
American doctors strongly recommend that people receive flu shots from the age of six months. At the risk of elderly people and children, vaccinations are needed first of all, experts emphasize.