Dr. John Vanchiere, pediatric infectious disease specialist at LSU Health Sciences Center, talks with 101.7 / 710 KEEL's Robert J Wright and Erin McCarty about the severity of the flu outbreak across our area.

The doctor tells KEEL listeners what precautions folks - especially kids and seniors - should take, what's the best way to treat those afflicted, and should even more schools consider closing for a few days?