h1n1 virus

12:29 pm
Thu January 16, 2014

Flu death confirmed in Van Buren County

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Strain of influenza has not been identified.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PAW PAW, MI -- A Van Buren County adult has died from influenza, and cases in Southwest Michigan are on the rise, said Dr. Rick Johansen, medical director for the Cass, Van Buren and Berrien County health departments.
11:51 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Three deaths in Kent County linked to H1N1 flu

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More than 400 cases of flu have been reported in Kent County and at least 26 people have been hospitalized
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Three people who died recently in Kent County were suffering from the H1N1 flu virus, the Kent County Health Department reported Thursday, Jan. 16. The three patients were older than 50, and two of the patients had other known medical complications.
2:02 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

H1N1 kills four in Michigan

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In the past few weeks, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have updated Michigan’s status from local flu activity to regional.