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 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Rates of flu-like illness are continuing to trend downward in the Commonwealth, according to the latest weekly flu report (WordPDF). But it's important to note that even as we transition out of winter and into spring, we can still expect to see flu cases in Massachusetts. If you're interested in getting vaccinated it's not too late - call your health care provider or local pharmacy today.

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