Examples of flu in a Sentence
He came down with a bad bout of the flu.
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The state will release updated flu deaths later Thursday.
Benson, who died Thursday after a month-long battle with the flu at 90 years old, was a cheerleader for his battered and beloved city.
Mankind's credit due: One hundred years ago this year, people in America were dying like flies in the fall during the great flu epidemic.
Research also suggests that more contact with wildlife increases the risk of zoonotic diseases like Ebola or Avian flu, which jump from animals to humans.
Several camps have been hit hard by the flu in Arizona, particularly the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Two committee members were absent from Wednesday morning’s deliberations, Rep. Melissa Wintrow, D-Boise, who was out with the flu, and Sen. Mary Souza, R-Coeur d’Alene.
Clarence Powe, Deputy Director of St. Tammany Parish Homeland Security, reflected on the challenge of preparing for threats ranging from the annual hurricane season to public health crises such as the current flu outbreak.
Blake Shelton has the flu and made a last-minute call to postpone Saturday night's show in Louisiana.
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