Swine Flu Update: Three New Deaths Reported in Illinois

Illinois health officials are reporting three new deaths and 67 new hospitalizations linked to the swine flu virus.

Nearly 2,700 people have been hospitalized with swine flu in the state since April.

Sickness from the virus has continued to ease its grip on the state.

But health officials continue to urge vaccination and simple steps such as hand-washing and staying home when sick.

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