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Bay Area flu death toll reaches 30, officials say

Original post made on Feb 10, 2014

At least 30 people in the Bay Area have died from the flu this season and 202 are confirmed to have died statewide, according to figures released today by the state Department of Public Health.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, February 8, 2014, 2:00 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by Susan, a resident of Mountain View
on Feb 10, 2014 at 1:53 pm

Please people...get your shot ASAP!!! All the negative stuff is made up! It just might save your life and the life of someone you love. This is not the ordinary flu...it has killed over 200 people so far in the state. This is not the time to be "right" about myths...it could kill you!


Posted by Que Pasa, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Feb 10, 2014 at 7:28 pm

Why are deaths of people over 55 not counted among the flu deaths?


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