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A/H1N1: 35 people die in the last month in Mexico

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  • A/H1N1: 35 people die in the last month in Mexico


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    35 people die in the last month in Mexico by influenza A

    MEXICO CITY, Mexico, July 24 --

    Minister of Health of Mexico, Jose Angel Cordova, said last month that killed 35 people by the epidemic of influenza type A H1N1.

    It is suspected that others would have died were over 15 of the same disease but are still under study to confirm whether it was due to H1N1 virus.

    The official said that the increase in cases occurred mainly in the Southeast, where there is a resurgence of the problem, because the virus continues to circulate and there is no social distancing measures, which multiplies very rapidly "cases.

    The minister announced in December that it might be necessary to close schools, as in April and May, maybe not across the country, but in some towns and neighborhoods, and it definitely will be massive restrictions.

    The official said there are 15 thousand 383 confirmed cases of H1N1 and 139 deaths and a little over 5 mil 100 cases of seasonal influenza.

    Moreover, C?rdova Villalobos responded to the governor of Chiapas, denied having discriminated against the Secretary of Health of that province, Adri?n P?rez Vargas, who resigned after the minister said he was infected by influenza A