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H1N1 flu death toll reaches 21 in Georgia

Twenty one people have died  in Georgia because of the H1N1 virus this winter, the Georgian National Disease Control Centre says. The most recent fatality took place yesterday, when a 55-year-old man died in Marneuli, News …

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Another person dies of H1N1 flu in Armenia

Another person died in Armenia from H1N1 flu related complications, the republic's Health Ministry said in a statement. Despite the stabilization of the situation there are patients in grave condition in Armenian hospitals, Sputnik …

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Swine flu death toll reaches 19 in Georgia

Nineteen people have died because of the swine flu (H1N1) in Georgia this winter, the Georgian National Disease Control Centre says. The most recent fatality took place yesterday, when a 32-year-old woman, who had just given …

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Flu death toll reaches 18 in Georgia

According to the latest data, the number of laboratory confirmed cases of death caused by flu has reached 18 in Georgia. According to Amiran Gamkrelidze, Director of the National Center for Disease Control and Public …

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Measles outbreak hits Georgia

An outbreak of the measles has prompted the Georgian government to draft a provisional response to containing the disease. The vaccination will be free of charge for all citizens of Georgia starting from this evening, Georgian Health …

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Second person dies of H1N1 flu in Armenia

Another person died in Armenia from H1N1 flu related complications, the republic's Health Ministry reported. A 62-year-old man died in a Yerevan hospital. The mans condition was critical because of pulmonary failure, News.am …

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H1N1 death toll reaches 17 in Georgia

Seventeen people have died because of the swine flu (H1N1) in Georgia this winter, according to the Georgian National Disease Control Centre. The most recent fatality took place yesterday, when a 48-year-old man died in Gori. …

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Young woman allegedly dies of swine flu in Georgia

26-year-old woman has allegedly died of swine flu in Georgia, InterPressNews reported. According to the director of the national disease control center, the woman had symptoms of swine flu, although it cannot be confirmed that she died …

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H1N1 virus claims life of young mother in Tbilisi

According to preliminary data, a 26-year-old woman who gave birth to a child a few days ago died at the National Gudushauri Medical Center in Tbilisi, due to complications from the flu, the director of the National Center for Disease Control and …

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10 people die of H1N1 virus in Georgia

A total of 10 people have died of H1N1 virus in Georgia, - Director of the National Center for Disease Control and Public Health Amiran Gamkrelidze said, InterPressNews reported. He talked about the H1N1 virus and noted …

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Trains from Georgia disinfected in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani Railways (ADY) is taking measures aimed at preventing spreading proliferation of swine flu throughout the country by trains. ADY reports that disinfection of trains coming from Georgia is carried out in connection with the …

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Little boy shot on New Year dies in Derbent

A three-year-old boy, who fell victim to the shooting on the the New Year in Derbent, died today in the Derbent city hospital. On the night of January 1st, when a boy with his parents were watching the New Year fireworks, an unknown …

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 Armenian health ministry warns of flue threat

Armenia’s healthy ministry reported the growing number of people who have caught the flue and called on risk-category people not to avoid vaccination.  "Armenian laboratories identified А(H1N1), a variety of flue which …

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Military hospital opens in Georgia's Kutaisi

A new military hospital for servicemen and their families was in Georgia’s Kutaisi, the Georgian Defence Ministry said on its website. The total cost of the project was four million GEL, of which 1.70 million was spent on …

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