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 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.

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