Child's death from influenza sparks N...

Child's death from influenza sparks NSW flu warning

One child has died from influenza - and another 18 admitted to a Sydney hospital - in the past three months, prompting NSW health authorities to warn parents of the dangers of not vaccinating their children. The child, who was under 5 years of age, and 13 of the other infected children, had not been fully vaccinated against the flu.

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