NewsLocal News

Actions

FLU STUDY: Neb. tied for sickest state in U.S.

CORP-Digital-Default-Image-1280x720-KMTV.png
Posted at 10:13 AM, Mar 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-01 11:13:04-05

Nebraska is tied for No. 1 in being the sickest state in the U.S. this week, according to a study by a medical company.

The other states tied for No. 1 are Iowa and Missouri.

According to the study conducted by Kinsa Health, about 5.5 percent of people in Nebraska are experiencing flu-like symptoms. The sickest city is Lincoln.