So many people have fallen ill with the flu in California that it’s forcing healthcare providers to take some unusual measures.
California’s Fight With the Flu
Hospitals across California are facing a crisis: how to cope with a surge of patients sick with the flu. Some have had to fly in nurses from out of state and set up triage tents to handle the increase, while others have had to turn away ambulances. Since October, 42 people younger than 65 have died, officials say, but given the vulnerability...