Influenza declared prevalent in New York

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The New York State Department of Health Commissioner, Dr. Howard Zucker, declared Influenza present in New York State.

Typically, Influenza has been declared closer to Christmas. The Director of Protection Prevention at Mohawk Valley Health System, Heather Bernard, gives precautions to take to avoid the flu and what to do if you contract it.

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