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Category: General News
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — State public health officials are calling the 2012-13 flu season one of the worst in years. Officials with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare are reporting eight flu-related deaths since Oct. 1. All of those victims have been people older than 50. Deputy State Epidemiologist Leslie Tengelsen says vaccination remains the best protection against the flu.