Latest Minnesota flu report offers some encouraging news
Published 11/18/2009, State Capitol Bureau
The Health Department reported that more Minnesotans with flu-like illnesses went to the doctor last week and five H1N1-related deaths were confirmed, brining the state total to 26 since the outbreak began in April. Just nine schools reported H1N1 swine flu outbreaks last week, down from 40 two weeks ago, 137 three weeks ago and 288 four weeks ago.Word count: 516
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