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Swine flu killed 457 people and cost £1.24 billion official figures show

The swine flu pandemic cost the UK 457 lives and more than £1.24 billion, the official report into the outbreak has revealed. Dame Deirdre Hine, a former chief medical officer for Wales who carried out the review, said that the death toll could have been much higher but for the swift response and mild nature […]