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Mahaska County Man's Death Related to H1N1

Des Moines (KWWL) -- The Iowa Department of Public Health has released the latest numbers concerning H1N1 in Iowa.

According to the IDPH, 124 Iowans have been hospitalized due to H1N1 and 5 deaths have been linked to the virus.

The latest death was reported with this week.  It was a man from Mahaska County who had medical conditions that increased his risk for complications.

For more information on H1N1, you can visit the IDPH website at www.idph.state.ia.us/h1n1, or you can call their toll-free number, 1-800-447-1985.

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