U.S. flu outbreak worsens; hospitalizations highest in nearly a decade: CDC

U.S. flu outbreak worsens; hospitalizations highest in nearly a decade: CDCSixteen children died of the flu in the week ended Jan. 27, bringing total pediatric deaths to 53 for the season, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s weekly report. Out of every 100,000 people in the general population, an estimated 51.4 have been hospitalized for the flu, surpassing the rate in the last severe season of 2014-2015, when 710,000 were hospitalized and 148 children died.



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