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November 13, 2013 - 5:53pm
1 year 27 weeks ago

Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department Dr. Vicki Whitacre says area hospitals haven't seen any cases of the flu so far this season, but they have been seeing an increase of ER patients with symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, coughing and sinus problems.

"Vomiting and diarrhea is gastrointestinal or stomach flu, that's not the same things as seasonal flu," explained Dr. Whitacre. "Seasonal flu is fever, aches, you feel terrible, you'll have a non-productive cough...

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