Contact Us

Flu Season in Full Swing to Start 2014 [AUDIO]

Getty Images

ST. CLOUD –  Flu season is in full swing to start 2014. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, 144 flu related hospitalizations took place in the state during the first week of the new year.

Julie Anderson is a doctor with the St. Cloud Medical group, she says that if you come down with the flu, one of the best things you can do is stay at home.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Anderson adds that the majority of flu hospitalizations involve the H1N1 strain, which is included in this years flu shot.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

You can help protect yourself from getting sick by getting a flu shot, washing your hands often, getting plenty of sleep, and avoiding other sick people.

More News from WJON

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!