The holidays are coming, but before they get here, H3N2 will arrive.
What is H3N2? It is the Flu strain which has already arrived in several southern states and portends a pandemic worse than the H1N1 pandemic of 2009. We know this because Australia going thru their winter, while we were enjoying summer, saw Flu diagnosis climb to 168,337 up from the previous year total of 91,000. H3N2 was the predominant strain. People affected by H3N2 tend to get sicker, hospitalizations and mortality rates are higher because this is a more virulent strai