SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Greene County health officials say over 300 cases of the flu were reported in December.

That’s another big uptick in numbers since the start of flu season totaling over a thousand, according to a press release from the Greene County Health Department.

In light of the increase, area health care partners are making this website available for information on flu prevention and where to get a flu shot.

The website lists steps you can take to fight the flu and has many statistics on how the flu has affected the Greene County in recent years.

The site also has links to information on what to do if you have the flu and statistics for the whole state of Missouri.