Four flu deaths in Estonia this year

  • 2014-02-20
  • From wire reports, TALLINN
Four elderly people have died of flu since the start of this year in Estonia, according to the Health Board. All belonged to risk groups and were not vaccinated, reports Postimees Online."Usually the flu season starts in the middle of October and lasts till March, but this year it only started in January," said Health Board spokeswoman Iiris Saluri. The board lacks data on all Estonian medical institutions, but based on four big hospitals, flu has killed four people this year, aged 69, 71, 76, 78.Each had other health problems including cancer, diabetes and cardiology...
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