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BLOG: Worst Places in the U.S. For the Flu

The flu is now an epidemic, especially with the flu strain mutating making flu shots less effective. In Arkansas, four people have already died from the flu. Si...

The flu is now an epidemic, especially with the flu strain mutating making flu shots less effective. In Arkansas, four people have already died from the flu. Since September 28, 2014 ,more than 5,400 positive influenza antigen tests have been reported to Arkansas Department of Health by healthcare providers.

According to weekly prescription data from Walgreens, here are the Top 10 Flu Cities:  

1. Chattanooga

2. Paducah, Ky.

3. Dallas/Fort Worth

4. Knoxville

5. Nashville

6. Johnson City

7. Columbia, S.C.

8 Oklahoma City

9. Rockford, Ill.

10. Austin, Texas