10 Sep 2009

Guam records second swine flu death

5:21 pm on 10 September 2009

Guam has recorded its second confirmed swine flu death.

The KUAM news agency reports that Guam's Department of Public Health has been monitoring severe cases and recently sent 13 specimens off-island.

Six of those cases came back positive for the H1N1 virus, and one of the individuals who tested positive has now died.