Mom dies two days after flu diagnosis

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New York Post—A Massachusetts mom of two died within 48 hours of getting diagnosed with the flu, according to her family. Jenny Ching, 51, mistook her flu symptoms last week for a bad cold before she visited a hospital, news station WTIC reported. After she was admitted, Ching’s family said complications from the flu caused her health...

Marathon runner dies two days after flu diagnosis. A 40-year-old mother in San Jose, Calif., died two days after catching the flu, The San Francisco Chronicle reported, citing local media. Katie Denise Oxley Thomas, who was considered healthy and liked to run marathons, died on Jan. 4, the report said. She is the 42nd Californian under the age of 65 to die from...