Precautions urged as seasonal flu nears peak: CDC

January 25, 2015 5:08 AM

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Taipei, Jan. 25 (CNA) The Centers for Disease Control (CDC, 疾管署) on Sunday warned the public to pay attention to personal hygiene as seasonal flu is about to peak, which was blamed in the death of a 2-year-old on Jan. 15.

The boy, who received flu shots last November, died of severe complications due to multiple organ failure after developing flu symptoms, such as fever and coughs on Jan. 9, the agency said.

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