Flu Season Arrives on Peninsula

Flu season has arrived on the North Olympic Peninsula with spikes in confirmed cases and hospitalizations.

Flu symptoms include fever, chills, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headache, chills, fatigue, diarrhea and vomiting.

Influenza can be especially dangerous for pregnant women, young children, those 65 and older and those with underlying health conditions such as asthma and other chronic diseases. These people should contact their doctor’s office if they get flu-like symptoms.

      Mon Jan 8 News