MDH reports continued low flu activity, 4 hospitalizations in past week

MDH reports continued low flu activity, 4 hospitalizations in past week Photo: MGN/Pixabay.

Josh Skluzacek
Updated: January 21, 2021 02:59 PM
Created: January 21, 2021 02:48 PM

The Minnesota Department of Health continues to report unusually low flu activity across the state but is still urging residents to take precautions, such as getting a flu shot.

In the department's latest flu report, published Thursday, MDH said four influenza-related hospitalizations were reported last week, bringing the total number of hospitalizations in the state this flu season to 26.

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