It’s flu season

Flu is now actively circulating in the community. Influenza-like illnesses have risen from 15.5 per 100,000 to 29.0 per 100,000 population during the second week of January. Influenza is expected to increase over the coming weeks and circulate for at least the next 6-8 weeks. This increase in cases of the flu mean that it is very important to get your flu vaccination if you are in a high-risk group.

Find out about the seasonal flu vaccine and where to get it and find out what to do if you have the flu from undertheweather.ie.