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Peak flu season around the corner

Updated: Tuesday, December 3 2013, 07:51 AM CST

The peak months for flu season are coming up and health experts are telling people to get vaccinated now.

This week the Center for Disease Control noticed a slight uptick in the number of flu cases. Most of the "case spikes" were diagnosed in the southern part of the country.

Including the states of Florida, Alabama,Georgia, Kentucky, and Mississippi. CDC officials say there's there's no sign of a major outbreak at this time, but recommends anyone six months and older get vaccinated.
Peak flu season around the corner


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