The flu

The flu
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WBEN Newsroom
January 15, 2020 - 1:00 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — New York state says it’s seeing more reported cases of influenza so far this season than in recent years. The state’s online flu tracker shows the state has seen over 10,000 laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza as of Jan. 4. That’s up from roughly 3,000 in 2017. The...
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Flu vaccine
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WBEN Newsroom
December 07, 2019 - 6:55 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — New York officials have declared that the flu is “prevalent” in the state. This declaration initiates a state regulation that will require healthcare professionals who are not vaccinated for influenza to wear masks in areas where patients are present. “Getting vaccinated...
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