Nurse Reggie Withers tends to flu patient Louise Dominguez,84, as her son Al Dominguez, left, sits nearby inside the Emergency Room at Torrance Memorial Medical Center in Torrance, Calif.
Nurse Reggie Withers tends to flu patient Louise Dominguez,84, as her son Al Dominguez, left, sits nearby inside the Emergency Room at Torrance Memorial Medical Center in Torrance, Calif. Gina Ferazzi TNS
Nurse Reggie Withers tends to flu patient Louise Dominguez,84, as her son Al Dominguez, left, sits nearby inside the Emergency Room at Torrance Memorial Medical Center in Torrance, Calif. Gina Ferazzi TNS

As deaths mount, this flu season is the worst since the swine flu pandemic of 2009

February 09, 2018 12:19 PM