Jan 08, 2018
By Michelle Saunders
Canadian health officials are on “high alert” and bracing for the influenza season to peak as flu activity continues to increase across the country and wreak havoc in other parts of the world. The latest Public Health Agency of Canada FluWatch report, which covers the final two weeks of 2017, shows influenza activity keeps rising, hitting those 65 and older the hardest. We spoke to Dr. Sam Sabbah, Assistant Medical Director of Emergency Dept at Toronto General Hospital and Toronto Western Hospital.