Influenza outbreaks are being spotted all across the state of Missouri. Ryan Hobart, spokesman for the department of health and senior services, says there are two different strains of flu that people are fighting right now:
Hobart says, there are less cases of the flu this year than were reported during the 2012 to 2013 flu season:
Hobart says they all peak at different times, so it is hard to tell if there will be more cases reported this season or not. He says the best way to protect yourself from the flu is to get vaccinated.