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150 people die of flu in Greece from last October to early May

The flu death toll in Greece has hit 150 from the start of the flu season last October until early May, Greece’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) announced on Thursday. Four patients died this week from complications after contracting the influenza virus, according to KEELPNO’s statement. During the …

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Death toll of flu victims in Greece rises to 118

A total of 118 people died after contracted with the flu virus from begin of the flue season in October 2018 until March 10, 2019, Greece’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) said on Thursday. Despite the recession of the flu, another seven people died of the virus last …

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Flu death toll in Greece rises to 111, as another 20 people died in a week

Twenty more people contracted with the flu virus lost their lives in the week February 25-March 5, 2019, Greece’s Disease control and Prevention Center KEELPNO announced on Thursday. The flu death toll has increased to 111 since the beginning of the flu season in October. A total of 337 people …

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Flu death toll in Greece rises to 91, after another 17 people die last week

The number of flu victims rose to 91, after another 17 people died last week, February 17-24, 2019, the Greek Disease Control and Prevention Center KEELPNO announced on Thursday. Accoridng to KEELPNO weekly bulletin, the majority of the victims, that is 95% had contracted influenza virus Type A, as well …

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Number of Flu death toll in Greece climbs to 74

Seventy four people have died in Greece due to complications after been infected with the flu virus. In its weekly bulletin, Greece’ Disease Control and Prevention Center KEELPNO said that eighteen people succumbed in the week 11-17 February 2019. Among the latest victims is a 55-year-old woman who died on …

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56 people die of flu in Greece, 18 alone in the week Feb 3-10

Another 18 people lost their lives due to flu during February 3-10, raising the death toll of flu victims to 56, Greece’s Disease Control & Prevention KEELPNO announced on Thursday. In the same period, another 40 people were admitted to Intensive Care Units (ICU) in the country’s hospitals. There is …

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39 people die of flu in Greece, among them a baby and a child

Flu death toll increases in Greece by each and every day, the number of dead has reached 39 people, Greece’s Center for Disease Prevention and Control, KELLPNO, said on Thursday. 84% of the victims belonged to risk groups or were not vaccinated. The death toll reached its peak last week …

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Corruption prosecutor to re-open file on flue vaccines

The office of corruption prosecutor submitted to the Greek Parliament on Friday a file on the supply of influenza vaccines in the period 2009-2010, as the investigation has come across the name of politicians, sources told athensnewsagency. The health minister during the period in question was the current European Commissioner …

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Six people die of flu virus in Greece, three of them in past week

Six people infected with the seasonal flu virus have died, three of them within the past week, the  Greek Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) announced on Thursday. The patients died from  complications after contracting the flu virus. The youngest victims was 39 years old, the oldest 79. None …

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Greece’s Flu record: number of deaths increased to 70

Seventy people have lost their lives since the beginning of flu season,” Greek Center for Disease Control (KEELPNO) said Tuesday. The number of flu-infected patient currently in Intensive Care Units is 53, while a total of 208 people had to be hospitalized in ICU. Τhe majority of patients were not …

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H1N1 Flu claims the life of 39 people

A wave of flu is sweeping lives across Greece, with seven people to have passed away during the last 48 hours. A total of thirty nine people have lost their life due to H1N1 flu strain, among them also two children, hardly 2 years old. 59 people are currently hospitalized …

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Flu claims 15 dead in Greece

Fifteen people died from flu complications in Greece during the last weeks. According to National Disease & Prevention Centre, with the exemption of one, the patients had not vaccinated against the deadly virus and had other health problems. From the 50 patients who had to be treated in Intensive care …

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