Flu remains widespread problem in Wisconsin, nationwide

La Crosse hospitals

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – The flu is still a widespread problem across the U.S.

The CDC says flu activity is widespread in all states but Oregon, where there are regional cases.

So far this season, there have been at least 15 million flu illnesses, 140,000 hospitalizations and 8,200 deaths from flu.

In our area, Mayo Clinic Health System and Gundersen Health System says Influenza B being seen in highers levels than Influenza A.