flu season http://wwno.org en Louisiana, Miss. Among 29 States With Lots Of Flu http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-miss-among-29-states-lots-flu <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The early start to flu season that's sweeping the country hasn't spared Louisiana and Mississippi.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">While the outlook for the rest of the season isn't clear, experts are encouraging people to take precautions such as getting a flu shot and making it a practice to wash hands often to prevent the spread of germs.</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 16:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26655 at http://wwno.org