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Southern Nevada Health District reports two additional flu deaths

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A healthcare worker wears a mask at a Las Vegas-area clinic Jan. 14, 2014. (Tiffany Murphy/FOX5) A healthcare worker wears a mask at a Las Vegas-area clinic Jan. 14, 2014. (Tiffany Murphy/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Two more people have died from the flu in Clark County, according to the Southern Nevada Health District. 

A report released Friday showed two people more than 65 years of age died from the illness during the week of Feb. 4 through Feb. 10 bringing the total number of flu deaths to 24.  A total of 766 have been hospitalized with influenza and the health district has a total of 1,003 reported cases. 

Anyone can catch the flu throughout the year, but the health district said most cases occur between October and May. 

For more information on the flu including treatment and symptoms, visit the Southern Nevada Health District online

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