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Cases of flu keep accelerating in Kentucky; there’s still time to get a flu shot

Kentucky Health News Influenza kept spreading faster in Kentucky in the week ended Dec. 21, the last week for which the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the state Department for Public Health have issued a weekly flu report. The report said 1,339 new cases of flu were reported that week, another big jump from the 814 new cases reported the week before. During this flu season,...