Flu blamed for another child's death in TN

Flu blamed for another child's death in TN

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - One more child has died from the flu, according to Tennessee Department of Health.

The health department said eight children and one pregnant woman have died from the flu in Tennessee.

Meanwhile, Arkansas officials reported 125 flu-related deaths as of Tuesday, Feb. 6.

So far in Mississippi, there has been at least one pediatric flu death--the state only requires doctors to report pediatric deaths, so the complete number of deaths is unknown.

For more information about protecting yourself from the flu, visit the CDC's website.

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