Swine Flu Death 

Maine has recorded it’s first H1N1 Influenza related death.The Maine Center for Disease Control in the Department of Health and Human Services reported on Tuesday that a York County man in his 50’s died from underlying conditions that were complicated by the H1N1 flu.According to Dr. Dora Anne Mills, director of the CDC, the man died last week and had been hospitalized for nearly three weeks before his death.His name and the date of his death are not being released to protect the privacy of the family.Since first being recognized in April H1N1 has spread to 168 countries and has resulted in more than 6,000 hospitalizations and 436 deaths in the United States alone.