NM Officials: Flu Sickened More This Year; Season Not Over – The Associated Press
New Mexico health officials are warning that the flu season is not over.
Officials say more people have been hospitalized in the state this season than in many years.
According to the state Department of Health, the virus hospitalized 40 people per 100,000 this flu season as compared with 29 per 100,000 during 2012-13.
Children under 5 and the elderly are particularly vulnerable.