10,243 Cases of Influenza A(H1N1) Infection, Including 80 Deaths World-Wide

A 22 year old from Utah has died from complications resulting from the swine flu.  It is reported that the man was overweight (aren’t we all?) and had other chronic medical conditions.

Arizona has marked its 3rd death resulting from complications of swine flu; a 13 year old who had underlying medical conditions.

It turns out Japan was freaking out about the swine flu for good reason.  Tokyo has has reported its first 2 cases of swine flu in students, and the virus is expected to spread rapidly in such a dense and populated area.  The total number of cases in Japan is at 267, making it the world’s fourth most infected country after Mexico, U.S.A and Canada.

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Fourth U.S. Fatality from H1N1/Swine Flu

A woman in Arizona with an underlying lung condition has become the fourth person in the U.S. with swine flu to die.

In New York, an assistant principal has been hospitalized and is on a ventilator after being confirmed to have the swine flu.  Three schools have been closed after clusters of flu symptoms were reported.

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