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The latest weekly flu report shows a slight decline in the rate of flu-like illness in the state in the past seven days. Flu can be unpredictable, however, so it’s too soon to say whether this is a temporary decline or not. In any event, we can expect to continue to see flu virus circulating in our communities for quite a while to come – so it’s absolutely not too late to get your flu shot. There is still plenty of vaccine available, and you can find yours by contacting your health care provider or local board of health, or by visiting a pharmacy near you.

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