Influenza Ohio Health Department Reports Rise In Flu Hospitalizations By Associated Press • Mar 9, 2016 Ohio health officials say the number of flu-related hospitalizations has spiked for the first time during this relatively mild influenza season. Weekly Flu Hospitalizations Virtually Unchanged By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Feb 14, 2015 The Ohio Department of Health reports flu-related hospitalizations dropped slightly last week, saying the flu season appears to be tapering off. Seniors & The Flu: Why Vaccines Matter By Alison Holm • Oct 6, 2014 With cooler temperatures hitting Ohio and winter on the horizon, many medical experts say it's time to protect ourselves against the flu. Ohio Flu Activity Widespread By Jim Letizia • Jan 17, 2014 The Ohio Department of Health says the state is in the midst of a full-blown flu outbreak. Influenza Rates In Ohio Lower Than National, But Are Rising By Alison Holm • Dec 30, 2013 CDC State health officials say influenza activity is on the rise in Ohio and residents should get vaccinated. Flu Cases Decline By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Feb 26, 2013 The Ohio Department of Health says the number of new flu cases keeps dropping. Flu Vaccination Clinic Today In Columbus By Jim Letizia • Jan 15, 2013 Lifecare Alliance is holding a flu shot clinic today from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the agency's event center on Harmon Avenue. Ohio Flu Cases Increase Tenfold By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Jan 11, 2013 The Ohio Department of Health says the number of people hospitalized for the flu this season is up more than ten times than in the recent past. Number of flu cases up; supply of treatment drugs down By Associated Press & Alison Holm • Jan 10, 2013 Some communities are reporting increases in cases of influenza.