October 1, 2014
Everyone hates getting sick and unfortunatly a recent survey shows the flu is on the rise.
The Nevada State Health Division announced Thursday morning that influenza, more commonly known as the flu is increasing statewide.
They confirmed there have been nearly 400 cases so far.
Washoe County, however has topped the list with around 130 cases.
Seasonal flu causes about 36 thousand deaths a year in the United States.
THe Nevada State Health Division also says, for people who have not recived their flu shot there is still time.