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Flu bug bites hard

Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Flu season has hit Pike County, and preventative measures can be taken to ward off the viral infection.
Strands of the virus have made their way around town and may not be done yet.
“It’s not slowing down. We still may be getting to the peak,” Director of Quality Risk and Infection Control Prevention Paulette Powelson said.
So far, one strand has been more common than the others.
“I’ve seen more of A than B this year,” Powelson said.

Louisiana Press Journal editor Kyle Boaz recieves a flu shot from Director of Quality Risk and Infection Control Prevention Paulette Powelson to maintain a healthy lifestyle during flu season.

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