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Two more H1N1-related deaths in Iowa


DES MOINES (KWWL) -- The Iowa Department of Public health is reporting two more deaths from H1N1 complications.

According to the IDPH, both were adults with health factors that increased the risk of complications from the flu.  They lived in Benton and Woodbury Counties.

This brings the total number of Iowans who have died from complications of H1N1 to 38.  The IDPH also reports that more than 700 Iowans have been hospitalized with the virus.

If you have questions about the H1N1 flu, you can call the IDPH's Influenza Hotline at 1-800-447-1985 or, click here to visit their web site.

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