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extra long flu season?

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MsPaintbrush Tue 25-Jan-11 13:32:34

Does anyone know if the flu season is this year is expected to be longer than usual? There seem to be a lot of vaccinations still taking place this late on, especially considering it would take 4 weeks for children to gain immunity from the vaccine. This would take us up to begining March when figures usually significantly drop?

onimolap Fri 28-Jan-11 19:27:56

The number of cases is already falling markedly.

I'm not sure whether it is possible to predict the length of the "flu season" (a pretty vague concept anyhow),

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