Pediatric flu-related deaths spiking this season

Flu season on track to become one of the worst in decades
Flu season on track to become one of the worst in decades

DETROIT – More children have died from the flu this season that any other year since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention started keeping track.

Children don’t have as high of an immunity to influenza B as adults do, making the illness more dangerous for them.

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Dr. McGeorge can be seen on Local 4 News helping Metro Detroiters with health concerns when he isn't helping save lives in the emergency room at Henry Ford Hospital.