New Hampshire Should be Ready for One of the Worst Flu Seasons in History
The flu is now widespread in 46 states (according to the CDC) including two New England States: Massachusetts and Connecticut.
It should be noted, according to the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, the flu is NOT a reportable disease in the Granite State.
Officials also say the flu vaccine is not proving to be very effective against this year's H3N2 flu strain.
I had the flu back in February of 2016 and it took a good two weeks to get to feeling normal. Here are some pointers on flu symptoms and what to do should you or a family member get sick.