Flu reaches epidemic status

Flu reaches epidemic status

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#1 Jan 19, 2014
http://www.wfaa.com/news/local/flu-241043621....
Now being called a national epidemic by the Centers for Disease Control, the influenza outbreak is claiming more lives. 50 flu-related deaths in North Texas.
The flu is now widespread in 40 states. In the past week alone, 10 children have died, some just days after coming down with the virus.

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Flu outbreak: When to go to the emergency room
by JANET ST. JAMES WFAA
Posted on January 8, 2014
anybody who feels like they're having difficulty breathing or they are winded,"struggling to breathe"
Dr. Bush said that telltale sign is a critical signal to head directly to the emergency room without delay.
health

Euless, TX

#2 Jan 19, 2014
And some dumbass on topix thinks its safer not to get the flu shot. Not if your asthmatic or have some lung issues. Always your physician can direct those in concern since there are always exceptions.
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#3 Jan 19, 2014
I have been so fortunate to not have a sniffle of any kind this year! Must be those good vitamins I take and healthy eating/working out!

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