Licking County: 2 more confirmed H1N1 cases

Local News

The Licking County Health Department reports two more confirmed cases of the H1N1 flu.

The two cases are in addition to one confirmed case from early July. Other media reports indicate the latest cases involve two students from the Licking Valley School District.

In effort to stop the spread, the health department recommends washing you hands, especially after coughing, sneezing, using the restroom and before eating.

If you have a fever of 100 degrees or more, chills, soar throat or any other flu like symptoms, contact your physician. Those who are sick, should avoid school or work.