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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 expect to continue to see flu spread in our communities well into spring. That’s why it’s still a great idea to get a flu shot if you haven’t done so already. Call your health care provider or local board of  health, or visit a pharmacy near you, and get protected against the flu.

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