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Doctors urging New Yorkers to get flu shots

Posted at 10:23 AM, Jan 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-05 10:23:39-05

New Yorkers are getting hit hard by the flu this year.  Across the state, more than 650 people have already been hospitalized because of it. 

Doctors say this year's season has been worse than normal.  They're urging patients to get a flu shot to avoid getting sick.  Flu season spans from November to April.