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Worldwide Swine Flu Toll Reaches 12,799: WHO

by VR Sreeraman on  January 9, 2010 at 11:56 AM General Health News   - G J E 4
Swine flu has killed at least 12,799 people worldwide since it first emerged in Mexico in March 2009, the World Health Organisation said Friday.

The latest data posted by the UN health agency marked an increase of 579 deaths from the previous update published nine days ago.
 Worldwide Swine Flu Toll Reaches 12,799: WHO
Worldwide Swine Flu Toll Reaches 12,799: WHO
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The Americas continues to report the biggest number of casualties with at least 6,880 deaths while in Europe, at least 2,554 people have died from the A(H1N1) virus.

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Source: AFP
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