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Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

According to Jamie Dukes with the State Health Department, the most patients with influenza are reported in the two most populous counties...

The number of flu-related deaths this season in San Diego County has reached a record high of 142, county health officials said.

So far, officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that 45 people have died from the virus since September.

Of those 50 Hoosiers who have died of the flu, 36 of the victims were age 65 or older.

The number of flu outbreaks in long-term care facilities in Douglas County jumped from 14 to 16 overnight.

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The three deaths are all women: a 78 year-old from Cleveland, a 101-year-old from Euclid and a 95-year-old from Rocky River.

The Ohio Department of Health's flu activity summary for the week of December 31 to January 6 showed that flu remained widespread throughout the state.

A total of 278 people have been hospitalized with flu.

Symptoms of the flu include fever, headache, cough, runny or stuffy nose, fatigue and muscle aches.

"This year, we've had increased activity and Oklahoma was one of the first states to start experiencing more widespread activity", said Dr. David Chansolme M.D, Medical Director of Infection Prevention for Integris Health. OCCHD reminds the public that it takes about two weeks to be fully protected from the vaccine, so don't wait to receive the flu shot. Getting the flu can be serious.

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