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The CDC said flu is still hitting some states hard, but overall the disease continues to decline.
Numbers hint that season may have peaked, and obesity is being reported in many hospitalized flu patients.
Some influenza markers are down, others up, and regions are seeing widely varying case levels.
The visit to China in December did not involve areas of high risk or contact with ill people.
US flu activity showed a modest jump last week, with the clinic visits for flu-like illness rising above baseline for the first time this season.
Influenza activity in the United States edged slightly higher during Thanksgiving week.
The US flu season is picking up, and 2009 H1N1 is the dominant strain so far.
US flu activity stays steady overall, but reports of flulike illness in the South grow.
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