The Southern Nevada Health District is receiving more reports of influenza-related deaths.
More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.
Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.
The flu has claimed 12 victims in the early stages of the 12-week season.
Starting today, health officials are offering the seasonal vaccine at their new location on South Valley View Boulevard near the Meadows Mall.
Now is the time to protect yourself against the flu. The Southern Nevada Health District is offering the seasonal flu vaccine for everyone six months and older.
Cases of flu typically peak in January and February. Doctors say its not to late to protect yourself. A free event today and Friday can help.
The Southern Nevada Health District began offereing free seasonal flu shots to the public yesterday.