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Flu news

Of course behind a cut to protect those not interested in my particular obsessions...

Illinois has taken the lead away from NY.   Over 200 more cases today than yesterday. 


Alabama      4       
Arizona     48      
California     67      
Colorado     17      
Connecticut     4      
Delaware     33      
Florida     5      
Georgia     3      
Hawaii     3      
Idaho     1      
Illinois     122      
Indiana     15      
Iowa     1      
Kansas     2      
Kentucky*     2      
Louisiana     7      
Maine     1      
Maryland     4      
Massachusetts     45      
Michigan     8      
Minnesota     1      
Missouri     2      
Nebraska     4      
Nevada     5      
New Hampshire     2      
New Jersey     7      
New Mexico     3      
New York     97      
North Carolina     7      
Ohio     5      
Oklahoma     1      
Oregon     15      
Pennsylvania     1      
Rhode Island     2      
South Carolina     16     
Tennessee 2     
Texas     61
Utah     1      
Virginia     3
Washington 9     
Wisconsin 6
     
TOTAL (41)     642 cases     2 deaths

http://www.cdc.gov/h1n1flu/?s_cid=tw_epr_121

 6 May 2009 -- As of 06:00 GMT, 6 May 2009, 22 countries have officially reported 1516 cases of influenza A (H1N1) infection.

Mexico has reported 822 laboratory confirmed human cases of infection, including 29 deaths.

The following countries have reported laboratory confirmed cases with no deaths - Austria (1), Canada (165), China, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (1), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (1), Denmark (1), El Salvador (2), France (4), Germany (9), Guatemala (1), Ireland (1), Israel (4), Italy (5), Netherlands (1), New Zealand (6), Portugal (1), Republic of Korea (2), Spain (57), Switzerland (1) and the United Kingdom (27)

http://www.who.int/csr/don/2009_05_06/en/index.html

There is talk that this flu will be back to visit us in the fall.  We now have a case of our own in Boise, ID (still in the probable category, which I don't have the numbers for).  It's a small child.
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