No recent cases of avian flu in Hawaii, DOH says

  • Graph courtesy of the state Department of Health

    This graph shows Hawaii’s influenza trends as compared to the national trends for the 2017-2018 flu season through Jan 6.

LIHUE — Bird flu might be rippling through Europe and Asia, according to global health reports, but on Kauai, it’s human pathogens — not those of chickens ­— that have the attention of health officials.