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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 well into spring. All of which is to say that if you haven’t gotten your flu shot yet, it’s not too late to protect yourself and your family. Call your health care provider or local board of health, or visit a pharmacy that offers flu vaccination.

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