September 25, 2009 11:49
Korea reported another H1N1 influenza-related death on Thursday morning. The Health Ministry announced the death of a 61-year-old man who has become the 11th fatality from the flu virus in the country.
Reports indicate he had been hospitalized since April due to heart complications along with diabetes and contracted the virus at the hospital.
Health authorities have cautioned the public against visiting those staying at hospitals, citing the higher vulnerability of hospital patients to the virus.
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