(Houston, TX) -- Doctors in the Houston area are saying this is the worst flu season they've seen in five years. The Houston Health Department reports local hospitals are seeing three-thousand cases of flu-like illnesses every week.
So far no flu-related deaths have been reported in Houston, or in Harris County or the surrounding counties. But doctors say they're alarmed by the number of cases of flu and how bad the patients have it.
They say there's still time to get a flu shot if you haven't been sick yet.