Flu Near Epidemic Levels in Albania
Albanian Daily News
Published January 20, 2018
Albania is on the verge of flu epidemics. Flu is everywhere right now. If you're not sick, there's a good chance some of your friends, family members, or colleagues are.
According to the data of the Health Organization, the number of people affected by the virus has reached nearly 15,000 and only in 24 hours, 400 persons were directed to the public hospital.
Addition of cases is also confirmed by doctors who are facing a major inflow from the polyclinic and they recommend the citizens with flu symptoms to not neglect it by taking medications in the pharmacy.
Flu is a viral respiratory disease, and it leads to nasty fevers, headaches, coughs, muscle pains, and runny noses that make many people miserable in the fall and winter.
There are four species of influenza -- A, B, C, and D -- and seasonal flu is caused by influenza A and B viruses. Every year, different strains of these viruses circulate.