April 23, 2014
Canadian health officials have reported three
more deaths related to swine flu, bringing the country's total to
Dr. Andre Corriveau, Alberta's chief medical health officer,
said Monday that a child under 10 and two adults have died after
contracting the illness. The child was from Saskatchewan, and the
adults from Manitoba and Alberta.
Corriveau says all the three people also suffered from other
health problems, but he would not elaborate on those illnesses.
Canada currently has 8,883 confirmed cases of swine flu, 663 of
which have required hospitalization.