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City Confirms First Flu Death of the Season, Urges New Yorkers to Get Vaccinated

The NYC Health Department has confirmed this season’s first flu-related death of a child and urges New Yorkers to get vaccinated.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2017 was one of the worst influenza seasons in decades which caused approximately 80,000 deaths and 900,000 hospitalizations in the U.S. “All New Yorkers ages […]