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HARTFORD, Conn. — Several Connecticut communities are holding another round of flu vaccine clinics. ...
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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State University will use a $600,000 grant to help Latino fruit growers in the state. ...
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EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling for a $1 billion federal government investment for the development of a universal flu...
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SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — City officials in central Ohio are considering fluoridating the municipal water supply to combat poor dental health. ...
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DES MOINES, Iowa — Public health officials say 28 people in Iowa have been sickened by chicken salad sold at Fareway grocery stores and...
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BOISE, Idaho — A proposal to update Idaho's nearly 50-year-old sex education law sparked too many concerns for lawmakers to advance the legislation on...
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Flu season shows signs of leveling off

NEW YORK — This nasty flu season, which has been worsening for months, may finally be leveling off. ...
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HARTFORD, Conn. — Health officials in Connecticut say the state has seen 77 flu-related deaths this season, the highest number in five years. ...
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ST. PAUL, Minn. — State health officials say three more children have died of complications of the flu, bringing the number of Minnesota children...

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