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Flu has sickened an estimated 36 million to 41 million people and hospitalized up to 610,000.
Canadian data show that kids under 10 years may be especially vulnerable to the H1N1 strain.
The flu season has now extended for 19 weeks, and pediatric flu deaths hit 82.
The CDC, in an alert to clinicians, says flu season is likely to last several more weeks.
The CDC says the surging H3N2 strain is especially tough on older adults.
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