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Flu beginning to spread in Grayson County

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GRAYSON COUNTY -- Forty-nine cases of the flu have been reported so far this season in Grayson County.

The health department says 47 of those cases are "Type-A, one case is "Type-B" and one case of "H1N1" strain has been confirmed.

H1N1 -- or the swine flu -- has already been linked to the deaths of several people in the Houston area.

The Centers for Disease Control ranks Texas as one of three states with high levels of the flu.

It's recommended everyone six-months and older get a flu shot.