DHEC urging flu shots before surge

COLUMBIA — Flu season runs from September to May, but peaks from December to February.

The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is urging people to get the flu vaccine after the agency said last week its latest flu report was significantly higher than the past two years.

The flu report Dec. 5-11 showed 775 lab-confirmed cases across the state,You must be logged in to view this content.

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