Some promising news on the health front, the CDC reporting that the worst of the flu season appears to be over.
The number of states reporting intense or widespread flu dropped again last week.
This flu season started about a month earlier than normal but cases have been dropping steadily over the last month.
It’s been nine years since a flu season started like this one.
One that proved to be one of the deadliest.
A reported 59 children died of flu-related deaths.
The most; nine kids, were in Texas.
Flu activity was still high last week in the lone star state.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention described this season as “moderately severe”.