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New York Reports Its First Swine Flu Death

The first death in New York from complications due to the swine flu occured in a Queens hospital Sunday evening.  While we are seeing an increased number of swine flu cases, doctors and health officials are reminding us that this strain of flu appears to be mild and we are not seeing an increase in deaths overall from the swine flu.  The flu is responsible for killing about 1,000 New Yorkers annually.  Read full article.