Seasonal flu cases confirmed in Oakland County

Two of Michigan’s first four flu cases are in Oakland County, according to the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH). County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and Oakland County Health Division urge residents to take preventative action and get vaccinated against seasonal flu. “The sooner you get the flu shot the better,” said Kathy Forzley, Health Division manager and health officer. “It takes a couple weeks after the vaccination for the body to shield itself against the … [Read more...]