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dewsgirl

(14,961 posts)
Fri Mar 6, 2020, 11:05 AM Mar 2020

This is my first poll, do you know of yone who has been hospitalized or died from the flu this year?


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Yes
2 (17%)
No
10 (83%)
No, but they should have gone to the ER
0 (0%)
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This is my first poll, do you know of yone who has been hospitalized or died from the flu this year? (Original Post) dewsgirl Mar 2020 OP
"should have *gone* to the ER." The Velveteen Ocelot Mar 2020 #1
Thank you, I fixed it. dewsgirl Mar 2020 #2
Kick for visibility Mike 03 Mar 2020 #3
Thanks Mike. dewsgirl Mar 2020 #6
I think I know what you're getting at with this poll and it seems like Mike 03 Mar 2020 #9
I'm trying. I also know a few people on Twitter that are thoroughly dewsgirl Mar 2020 #10
No, but I do know one person who had a serious scare sweetloukillbot Mar 2020 #4
Sounds like he was lucky. dewsgirl Mar 2020 #7
4 days ago a friends wife died in Virginia from the flu beachbumbob Mar 2020 #5
Do you know if anyone around her was also sick? dewsgirl Mar 2020 #8
I don;t know that as friend had to fly back to Virginia and won;t back for 2 weeks beachbumbob Mar 2020 #13
I hope not, this is all so scary and surreal. dewsgirl Mar 2020 #14
Yes, my mother was hospitalized. She was vaccinated but still got Influenza B. Claritie Pixie Mar 2020 #11
I am happy she is OK. dewsgirl Mar 2020 #12
Thank you. Claritie Pixie Mar 2020 #15

Mike 03

(16,616 posts)
9. I think I know what you're getting at with this poll and it seems like
Fri Mar 6, 2020, 11:51 AM
Mar 2020

you're a few steps ahead of the CDC.

sweetloukillbot

(10,990 posts)
4. No, but I do know one person who had a serious scare
Fri Mar 6, 2020, 11:41 AM
Mar 2020

Seattle resident, had the worst respiratory infection he'd ever had a month ago. Was initially told it couldn't be Corona because no Chinese contact, but it didn't get better. When the cases started exploding the other week he went in again and was immediately tested. Did not have it.

 

beachbumbob

(9,263 posts)
5. 4 days ago a friends wife died in Virginia from the flu
Fri Mar 6, 2020, 11:42 AM
Mar 2020

she was 71 and in good health when it her 2 weeks ago.

Claritie Pixie

(2,199 posts)
11. Yes, my mother was hospitalized. She was vaccinated but still got Influenza B.
Fri Mar 6, 2020, 11:56 AM
Mar 2020

Happy to say she's back home but two weeks out, still recovering.

Claritie Pixie

(2,199 posts)
15. Thank you.
Fri Mar 6, 2020, 02:09 PM
Mar 2020

It didn't help that her doc didn't test her for influenza at first. Instead gave her antibiotics for bronchitis.

Incompetence is everywhere!

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