Despite COVID-19 issues, flu season is upon us

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- While health care providers are dealing with Covid-19 infections, influenza is starting to make its seasonal appearance.

Liz Healy, infection control specialist at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, says its an additional problem.

Healy says people can be very sick with the flu.

Healy says the symptoms of flu can look like Covid-19.

Healy says anyone that is feeling sick should isolate themselves until they can get tested.