posted on January 04, 2013 12:54
The New York State Department of Health announced yesterday that it's seeing a spike in the number of flu cases in the state.
According to the numbers, there have been 15,000 cases reported this season alone, compared to 4,000 last year.
The department is strongly suggesting that flu shots are the best way to avoid getting sick. The flu season started in October and will end sometime in May.