Flu Watch 2013-14: Oklahoma-Cases Double in a week

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    Looks like the H1N1 Flu strain from 2009 is returning with an impact, this year. NOW would be the time to review your flu prep supplies (including cough/cold/flu meds and sick room supplies, arranging alternate child care, in case YOU get sick or consider having a flu buddy that can step in and help with keeping the family routine going.)

    Hat Tip to “Pixie” over at Pandemic Flu Information:

    Oklahoma flu cases double in past week

    The Associated PressJanuary 2, 2014
    http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/01/02/3501853/oklahoma-flu-cases-double-in-past.html

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma State Department of Health says the number of hospitalizations due to the flu have doubled in the past week.

    The department announced Thursday that there were 63 hospitalizations due to influenza during the 7-day period that ended Tuesday to bring the total number of hospitalizations since the start of the flu season in October to 126.

    The Health Department says there have been no deaths due to the flu thus far this flu season. —CONTINUED—

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