Kentucky Department of Public Health http://wfpl.org en Kentucky Flu Activity 'Widespread,' Vaccinations Urged http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-flu-activity-widespread-vaccinations-urged <p><a href="http://chfs.ky.gov/dph/epi/Influenza.htm">The Kentucky Department for Public Health </a>says flu activity across the commonwealth has increased to widespread, meaning there are outbreaks of the illness in at least half of the state’s regions.</p><p>State Epidemiologist Dr. Craig Humbaugh says the flu usually peaks from January through March.</p><p>"In fact, last year’s flu season was relatively late in coming, and this year’s flu season is starting early," he said.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 21:41:31 +0000 Rick Howlett 2941 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky Flu Activity 'Widespread,' Vaccinations Urged