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Weekly Flu Report, April 1, 2016 Posted on Apr 1

The latest weekly flu report shows a decrease in rates of flu-like illness in Massachusetts over the last seven days. Flu vaccination opportunities are still available in your community – call your health care provider or local board of health, or visit a pharmacy near   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, April 1, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, March 18, 2016 Posted on Mar 18

The latest weekly flu report indicates an increase in rates of flu-like illness in Massachusetts in the past seven days. It’s not too late to protect yourself and your family from getting sick this flu season. Call your health care provider or your local board of health,   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, March 18, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, March 11, 2016 Posted on Mar 11

The latest weekly flu report shows that rates of flu-like illness increased slightly in the past seven days. We can expect flu to continue circulating in Massachusetts well into spring – so if you haven’t gotten your flu shot it’s not too late. Call your health care   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, March 11, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, March 4, 2016 Posted on Mar 4

Rates of flu-like illness continue to decline across the Commonwealth, as illustrated by this week’s flu report. Nevertheless, we can expect to see flu circulating well into spring, so there is still time to get your flu shot in order to protect you and your family. Call   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, March 4, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, February 26, 2016 Posted on Feb 26

Rates of flu-like illness have declined slightly in the past seven days according to the latest weekly flu report. It’s too soon to tell whether we’ve seen the peak of flu season yet, and even then we can expect flu to continue circulating in our communities   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, February 26, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, February 19, 2016 Posted on Feb 19

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   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, February 19, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, February 12, 2016 Posted on Feb 12

Rates of flu-like illness continued to climb over the past seven days, according to the latest weekly flu report. This is consistent with what we typically see at this point of flu season in years past. And if prior flu seasons are any indication, we can   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, February 12, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, February 5, 2016 Posted on Feb 5

The latest weekly flu report shows that flu rates rose again in Massachusetts during the past 7 days. It’s absolutely not too late to get a flu shot if you haven’t already. As a matter of fact, we can expect flu to continue to circulate in   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, February 5, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, January 29, 2016 Posted on Jan 29

The latest weekly flu report shows that rates of flu-like illness climbed slightly in the past seven days. We can expect to see flu continue to circulate in our communities even into springtime – so there is still time to get a flu shot and   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, January 29, 2016

Weekly Flu Report, January 22, 2016 Posted on Jan 22

Rates of flu-like illness have ticked up during the past seven days, according to the latest weekly flu report. As we come to the end of January, it’s safe to say that we will continue to see flu circulate in Massachusetts well into March and   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, January 22, 2016