27-Year-Old California Woman Dies After Contracting the Flu: 'It Was a Total and Complete Shock'
A 27-year-old woman died from complications from the flu just days after she contracted the virus that has taken the lives of dozens of people, young and old, across the U.S. this season.
Katharine Gallagher, of Tustin, California, left work early on Friday, December 1, when she developed a fever, diarrhea, cold sweats, body aches and nausea. Five days later, she was dead.
Her mother, Liz Gallagher, says her daughter thought she was just run down and could recover on her own with a little bit of...