FLU: Warning as cases double in Lancashire - with alert issued over ‘deadly consequences’



0 Have your say The number of people going to see their GP with flu symptoms has doubled in recent weeks, sparking a warning from health bosses.
People most at risk of catching the virus have been urged to get themselves vaccinated – before they fall seriously ill.
NHS England’s medical director for Lancashire and South Cumbria, Dr Kieran Murphy, said: “For the majority of people, flu is an unpleasant illness, but they should start to feel better within seven days.
“The problem for people with long-term conditions is that they are more susceptible to complications if they catch the flu... read more

 
31 January 2018 in Regional North West , Views: 19
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