An isolated outbreak of the flu, involving approximately 37 college students, has been reported to the Brazos County Health Department.
The flu is a respiratory illness that can be easily spread. Health department officials encourage individuals to take the following precautions to prevent the spread of flu.
Everyone six months of age and older is encouraged to get a flu shot. Flu shots are available at local pharmacies and at the Beutal Health Center at Texas A&M University.