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The Flu Outbreak Is Worse in Some States Compared to Others, Says a Report

Thanks to the prevalence of Influenza A H3N2 strain, this year's flu season has been particularly dangerous for people in the US. Ten children reportedly died from the flu during the week of Jan. 13, bringing the total number of influenza-related pediatric deaths to 30. And while the outbreak of the flu is widespread throughout the US, with the exception of Hawaii, some states have it worse than others, according to a report from the CDC.
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