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Flu Numbers Dropping Steadily

February 08, 2018 - 7:23 am

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The number of new flu cases across the area continues to fall -- down in both St. Louis and St. Charles counties. 

For the week ending February 4th, St. Louis County saw 651 new cases -- down from 731 the previous week -- and the fifth week in a row for declining numbers.   But for the first time, Influenza B now outnumbers Influenza A in St. Louis County.

In St. Charles County, there were 474 new flu cases -- down from 608 the previous week.