MADISON – The Wisconsin Department of Public Health said Tuesday, April 9, a second baby death from a flu in Wisconsin this season.
The report says that as a result of the flu, people were killed in the country. death in Wisconsin was reported in February.
According to a press release from the Wisconsin Children's Hospital, a 2017 study found that influenza vaccination can significantly reduce the risk of death from influenza. Vaccination reduces the chances of getting sick and reduces the severity of the disease if it is still ill. Vaccination also helps protect people around you, including those who are more vulnerable to serious flu diseases, such as children and young children, the elderly and people with certain chronic diseases.