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Influenza activity slows but is still widespread throughout the state

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Influenza activity appears to have peaked in Minnesota, but it continues at a relatively high level and is still widespread.

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 135 hospitalizations due to laboratory-confirmed influenza for the week ending Jan. 26, bringing the total so far this season to 2,367.


MDH confirmed 37 deaths due to influenza or complications from influenza during the week, bringing the total to 112.

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