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A late-season "flu B" surge serves as a reminder that it can be severe in adults, as a recent study shows.
US flu activity continues a slow decline, similar to Canada, while Europe shows mixed activity.
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.
Nearly half of US states are reporting widespread flu activity, up from 10 last week.
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