There's not much you can do for the flu besides stay home, rest and Mom's Homemade Chicken Soup. There IS something you can do for others if you're experiencing flu-like symptoms. Stay at least 6 feet away from them. According to the CDC, more than 500 people have been hospitalized with the flu in 33 counties across Colorado since October. As of last week, 39 flu-related hospitalizations in Larimer County had been reported since October. That is nearly as many people as were hospitalized during the entire flu season last year. A spokeswoman for the Larimer County Department of Health and Environment said usually February is our peak month. We did a story on flu shots last September.

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