Stomach Bug Hits the Mid-State During the Heart of Flu Season
Updated: Monday, February 17 2014, 10:58 PM CST
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NASHVILLE- We're in the heart of flu season and by the looks
of it a lot of people are getting sick despite getting a flu shot but it's more
than just the flu that's going around. The stomach bug is running rampant too.
Emergency rooms are especially busy this time of year. According to flu.gov, up
to 20% of people will get the flu. At TriStar Summit Medical Center, doctors
say they've already seen a handful of very severe cases. Doctors recommend you
get a flu shot but it's no guarantee. Doctors say the best way to protect
yourself from the flu and the stomach bug is to wash your hands and practice