Medical Minute: flu virus impacting Minot students

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MINOT, N.D. - Health reports in North Dakota show more than 1,000 students in the state have been affected this flu season.

According to the North Dakota Department of Health, at least 1,360 kids ages 10 to 19 have contracted the virus since August.

Officials say children and senior citizens are the most vulnerable.

Minot Public School leaders say 245 students were out sick Wednesday, 85 less than this same time last month.