As of this week, there are more cases of the flu that have been reported than last year.

In North Dakota, there have been 188 cases of the flu reported so far this year, according to Fargo Cass Public Health. The most common strain are influenza A viruses, which are more severe cases of the flu.

February is typically the month when the flu season will peak.

Beware of flu symptoms, such as fever, chills, muscle aches, cough, sore throat, headaches, and fatigue.

Source: KVRR