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This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago. A government report out Friday shows 1 of every 13 visits to the doctor last week was for fever, cough and other symptoms of the flu. That ties the highest level seen in the U. And it surpasses every winter flu season since , when the government changed the way it measures flu.
Lots has been going on and everything is going wonderfully. Now we have offically finished packing up the new record and it is ready to go. We were waiting on some key components to come in the mail, and they finally arrived today.
But even Genovese said that a new piece of advice issued Thursday by the U. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta seems a bit strange. It's a recommendation suggesting that if college students are ill, they should refrain from kissing but, if they must, wear a surgical mask while doing the deed.