The flu season’s looking particularly bad this year so make sure you get your shots!

At least 15 people have passed away (including two children) from the flu in Victoria in 2019 and some 9,753 have come been diagnosed with it. 

The Andrews Government released stats that showed almost four times as many diagnoses had been handed down compared to this time last year.  

Data provided by the State Government reveals almost 9,753 people were diagnosed with influenza between January 1 and May 13.

KIIS 1011 Melbourne