VERIFY: Yes, in terms of illness, this flu season is shaping up to be one of the worst in a decade

At least 9.7 million people got the flu, 87,000 have been hospitalized and 4,800 have died, according to the CDC. Of those who died, 32 of them, were children.
Published: 11:21 PM EST January 10, 2020
Updated: 11:20 PM EST January 10, 2020