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Weekly Flu Report, January 26, 2018 Posted on Jan 26

The latest weekly flu report indicates that rates of flu-like illness in Massachusetts have risen over the past seven days, following two weeks of decline. It’s an indication that flu season is not over yet – and that there is still plenty of reason to get a   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, January 26, 2018

Highlights of the January 10th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Jan 10

The January monthly meeting of the Public Health Council featured a pair of votes by Council members and an informational presentation on collaborative efforts to provide hurricane relief to Puerto Rico following last year’s hurricane. First, the Council took up a request from the Department’s Office of General   …Continue Reading Highlights of the January 10th Public Health Council Meeting

Weekly Flu Report, January 5, 2018 Posted on Jan 5

The first weekly flu report of 2018 shows that rates of flu-like illness have continued to rise over the past seven days in Massachusetts. If you have not gotten a flu shot yet, there is still time to protect yourself from the serious illnesses that flu   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, January 5, 2018