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Weekly Flu Report, November 15th Posted on Nov 15

Welcome to the “Flu Facts” section of the Department of Public Health blog. Every week from now until the end of flu season, you’ll see the latest weekly data on the impact of influenza in Massachusetts. The weekly report is designed to provide a snapshot   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, November 15th

Weekly Flu Report, May 24, 2013 Posted on May 24

Weekly Flu Report, May 24, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health  As you can see in this week's flu report (Word| PDF), flu activity remains low across Massachusetts.  On a programming note, this will be the final flu report of the season.   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, May 24, 2013

Weekly Flu Report, May 17, 2013 Posted on May 17

Weekly Flu Report, May 17, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health  As you can see in this week's flu report, (Word|PDF) flu activity in Massaachusetts remains low by all indicators. And a heads up, the CDC flu reporting season ends this weekend, so   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, May 17, 2013

Weekly Flu Report, May 10, 2013 Posted on May 10

Weekly Flu Report, May 10, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health  This week's flu report (Word|PDF) indicates that flu activity remains low across the state, as expected for this time of year. 

Weekly Flu Report, May 3, 2013 Posted on May 7

Weekly Flu Report, May 3, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health  The latest weekly flu report (Word| PDF) shows that, once again, flu activity has declined this week and is consistent with activity normally seen at this time of year. 

Weekly Flu Report, April 26, 2013 Posted on Apr 26

Weekly Flu Report, April 26, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health This week's flu report (Word|PDF) indicates that rates of flu-like illness have slightly declined this week and are now more consistent with activity normally seen at this time of year. 

Weekly Flu Report, April 22, 2013 Posted on Apr 23

Weekly Flu Report, April 22, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health As illustrated by this week's flu report (Word, PDF), there is still a slight amount of flu B in the state, but overall flu activity still remains much lower than what was seen   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, April 22, 2013

Weekly Flu Report, April 12, 2013 Posted on Apr 23

Weekly Flu Report, April 12, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health As you can see in this week's flu report (Word, PDF), flu activity in Massachusetts is slightly elevated as a result of recent flu B activity but still remains consistent with activity levels   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, April 12, 2013

Weekly Flu Report, April 5, 2013 Posted on Apr 23

Weekly Flu Report, April 5, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health This week's flu report (Word|PDF) shows that overall flu activity remains low in all areas of the state, as expected for this time of year. 

Weekly Flu Report, March 29, 2013 Posted on Mar 29

Weekly Flu Report, March 29, 2013

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health The latest weekly flu report (Word, PDF) shows that overall flu activity in Massachusetts continues to drop from week to week, in keeping with trends we've seen from previous flu seasons.