U.S. Swine Flu Deaths Rise as Students Return to School and College
Posted on September 18, 2009There has also been a big increase in H1N1 swine flu cases as kids returned to schools and colleges. The CDC is reporting that there were 4,569 hospitalizations and 364 deaths for the period from August 30th to September 12, 2009.
Flucount - a website that is aggregating H1N1 swine flu data - lists the number of U.S. deaths as 638 and the number of worldwide deaths from H1N1 swine flu as 4,079. Brazil is the country with the most deaths from swine flu with 899 deaths.