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New Pig Flu Strain Causes First Death, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Reveals


9/4/2012 8:22:03 AM

A new strain of pig flu has killed a 61-year-old Ohio woman — the first human death tied to the virus. According to reports, 14 others have been hospitalized as a result of the new strain, which is primarily caught through direct contact with pigs. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said that it could spread from person to person.

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