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Double trouble: Health experts urge residents to get flu shot amid COVID-19 pandemic – KFSN-TV

As the coronavirus strains manpower and hospital beds, medical officials are now worrying about another virus: the flu.

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FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) — The flu season is quickly approaching.As pharmacies and healthcare offices receive their flu shot shipments, Dr. Rais Vohra with the Fresno County Health Department says people need to get vaccinated now more than ever to avoid further impacting the health system.
“We’re doing what we can to flatten the curve as much as possible, and that will free up beds for other illnesses,” he says.Statewide, Dr. Mark Ghaly with California’s health department says they’ve see…

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