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DPH Sets Annual Leg Hall Flu Clinic for Jan. 17, 2018 as Flu Cases Rise 48 Percent in One Week

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
Categories:  News Public Health

The week ending Dec. 30, 2017, saw 142 confirmed flu cases, an increase of 48 percent over the previous week. The Division of Public Health (DPH) is providing another opportunity for Delawareans to get the flu vaccine at its annual Legislative Hall flu clinic. The clinic, which is also open to the public, will be held Jan. 17, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.




DPH Announces Second Flu Death of Season; Stresses Use of Antivirals to Treat Flu Illness

Date Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017
Categories:  News Public Health

The Division of Public Health (DPH) is announcing the second flu-related death of the 2017-2018 flu season. The deceased, an 83-year-old New Castle County woman, passed away last week at a local hospital. She had multiple underlying health conditions and was a resident of a long-term care facility.




DPH Announces First Flu Death of 2017-2018 Season

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
Categories:  News Public Health

The Division of Public Health (DPH) is reporting the first flu-related death of the 2017-2018 flu season. The individual, a 47-year-old male from New Castle County, passed away last week at a local hospital. The man, who was infected with influenza A, was a resident of a long-term care facility and had multiple underlying health conditions.




DPH Confirms First Flu Cases in Children for 2017 – 2018 Season

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
Categories:  News Public Health

DOVER – The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is reporting the state’s first laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza in children, for the 2017-2018 flu season. Both children are under the age of 4. One is a young male from Sussex County, and the other a female from New Castle County. The pediatric cases bring the […]




DPH Confirms First Sussex County Influenza Case for 2017-2018

Date Posted: Friday, November 3rd, 2017
Categories:  News

The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is reporting the state’s first laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza in Sussex County, for the 2017-2018 flu season. The Sussex County case involves a 65-year old female. This brings the total number of flu cases this season to seven.





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