Health authority warns of rising flu numbers
According to the NNK, samples from across the country, with the exception of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen (NE) and Zala (SW) counties, showed the presence of a flu virus. The highest case numbers were reported from Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg (NE) while Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok (E) and Pest (C) counties have the fewest sick people, the authority said.
The highest number of flu patients has been registered in the 3-14 age group (41.2 percent), followed by the 15-34 age group (31.5 percent). Fully 8.2 percent of the patients are over sixty, the website said.