Centers for Disease Control http://wfpl.org en Flu Still Widespread in Kentucky; Indiana Death Toll is 15 http://wfpl.org/post/flu-still-widespread-kentucky-indiana-death-toll-15 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Kentucky has spent five weeks at its highest level of flu, which is far more than last year. That means more than half of the state’s regions have reported an increased number of cases. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 21:43:11 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio's Whitney Jones 3387 at http://wfpl.org Flu Still Widespread in Kentucky; Indiana Death Toll is 15 Health Department Taking Flu Shot Appointments http://wfpl.org/post/health-department-taking-flu-shot-appointments <P>Officials with the U.S. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 12:30:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 1826 at http://wfpl.org Health Department Taking Flu Shot Appointments Kentucky Confirms Seventh Human West Nile Virus Case http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-confirms-seventh-human-west-nile-virus-case <P>A central Kentucky health official says a case of human West Nile virus has been confirmed in Bourbon County.<p> <P>Bourbon County Health Department Director Tom Skeen told the Lexington Herald-Leader it's thought that the person contracted the mosquito-borne illness out of state, although he didn't believe it was in Texas.<p> <P>That state has reported 1,225 cases and 50 deaths as of last week, the largest outbreak in years.&nbsp; Many of the cases are in the Dallas area.<p> <P>Skeen said the recent Kentucky case was confirmed last week by Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 19:51:48 +0000 The Associated Press 1789 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky Confirms Seventh Human West Nile Virus Case