Southern California emergency rooms are handling a deluge of flu patients.
Public health officials were optimistic this year’s vaccine would match up well with arriving strains. Regardless, a lot of folks are getting sick. The California Department of Health (CDPH) provided an update earlier today on the flu season this morning.
Larry speaks with Dr. James Watt, the chief at the Division of Communicable Disease Control at CDPH on what we know about this flu season.
James Watt, MD, MPH, Chief, Division of Communicable Disease Control at the Center for Infectious Diseases with the California Department of Public Health