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Half of EU nations report that only a third of older adults are vaccinated against flu.
Outpatient visits for flulike illness reached a level not since since the 2009-10 pandemic.
The H3N2 strain, which often causes more severe seasons, continues to predominate.
Flu hospitalizations are also on the rise, with the highest levels in seniors, a pattern often seen in H3N2-dominant seasons.
Clinic visits for flulike illness, geographic flu spread have accelerated.
Dutch officials report H5N6 outbreaks in wild birds, and Italy confirms an H5N8 poultry outbreak.
Campylobacter and serious Listeria cases also rose.
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