• September 25, 2020

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El Paso Flu Deaths Now at 15; Health Department Again

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health announced Thursday that the number of flu-related deaths in our area has reached 15. The most recent reports involve a man in his 60’s and a woman in her 50’s. Both had underlying medical conditions. “I feel that one of the most important things we can […]Read More

El Paso’s Flu-Related Death Count Now Stands at 13

Two newly confirmed flu-related deaths has brought the total to 13 so far this season. The Department of Public Health has received reports that a woman in her 70’s and a man in his 80’s have both died. Both had underlying medical conditions. “Our thoughts and sentiments are with the families and loved ones of […]Read More

Eighth Flu-Related Death Reported in El Paso; 3300+ Flu Cases

The Department of Public Health has received a report of an additional flu-related death in the area. This bring the total of flu-related deaths reported to the Department of Public Health to eight. Officials say the latest reported flu-related death is a man in his 80’s, who had underlying medical conditions. “As the list of […]Read More

Four Additional Flu-Related Deaths Reported in El Paso; Total Now

The Department of Public Health has received reports of four additional flu-related deaths in the area this season bringing the total of flu-related deaths to seven. “The loss of life to the influenza virus is devastating to say the least,” said Public Health Director Robert Resendes. “The list, which unfortunately continues to grow, shows us […]Read More

Department of Health: Two Additional Flu-Related Deaths in El Paso

The Department of Public Health has recorded two more flu-related deaths in El Paso this season with both cases involving men in their 90’s who had received the flu vaccine but who had underlying medical conditions. “We extend our condolences to the patient’s family and other loved ones,” said El Paso Department of Public Health […]Read More

Immunize El Paso Secures Additional Flu Vaccine

With El Paso County reporting nearly a tripling in flu cases compared to last year, Immunize El Paso is stepping up efforts to ensure borderland residents get protected. The non-profit immunization group recently received a shipment of over 2,000 flu vaccines for adults, and has an additional stockpile reserved exclusively for children who do not […]Read More

Second Flu-Related Death in El Paso Recorded

A second El Paso resident has died as a result of flu complications this season. The City of El Paso Department of Public Health reported today that the patient was a woman in her early 50’s who had underlying medical conditions. She had tested positive for Influenza A. It is not yet known if she […]Read More

El Paso sees First Flu-Related Death of Season

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health has recorded the first flu-related death in our area this season. The case involves a woman in her late 50’s who had underlying medical conditions. She had tested positive for Influenza A/H1N1, and it is not known if she had received a flu vaccine this year. […]Read More