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Flu deaths in California rise to 302, but appear to be slowing
Los Angeles Times

The total confirmed deaths from the flu in California rose to 302 this week, as this year’s flu season continues to wane. Twenty-four flu deaths were confirmed Friday, a drop from late January and early February when an average 50 people died each week. This year’s flu season struck early, and appears to be on the decline. Outpatient visits continued to drop this week, according to the state.