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Last season, an estimated 49 million Americans got sick from the flu, 23 million went to medical care and 960,000 were hospitalized.
The CDC usually has issue issues until a season is over, but researchers have developed a model they believe is good enough to use during the season.
One positive sign than flu season enters what is typically the worst period: More people have received flu shots this year than last year. By November 2018, the CDC estimated that 44.9 percent of adults had been vaccinated. Only 37. 1 percent had done so even by the end of the 2017-18 season.
More:Flu cases surge: Here’s what you need to know to stay healthy  In the latest data, widespread influenza activity was reported in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey. New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Utah, Vermont, Virginia and Wyoming.
Widespread outbreak denotes fluids increases in influenza-like illnesses at least half of the regions of a state.
Regional influenza activity was reported by Puerto Rico and Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota. , Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
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Contributing: Associated Press
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