Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/healt...nter-1.2969817

Flu outbreak blamed for 55 deaths this winter
Infection rate declining after nine weeks of elevated activity, according to HSE update
about 5 hours ago

This winter?s flu outbreak has caused 55 deaths, most of them among the elderly, according to the latest update from the HSE.

However, flu levels continue to drop and have almost reached the baseline level after nine weeks of elevated virus activity...