|Posted on 11/12/2015 5:28:00 AM.|
At this time last year, three-percent of all doctor visits were because of the flu. That's according to Dr. Frank Welch, with the Department of Health and Hospitals. Welch says this year they are seeing fewer cases.
|Frank Welch, flu cases, Louisiana|
|Posted on 1/13/2015 12:05:00 PM.|
It's a bad flu season and the numbers prove it. Dr. Frank Welch, medical director for the state's immunization program, says nearly an estimated 400,000 people have come down with the flu during this flu season and influenza has hospitalized up to 4,000 people.
|Flu cases, Louisiana, Dr. Frank Welch, H3N2|