PARMA, OH (WOIO) - The
reports eight influenza-related deaths occurred between Jan. 4-10, the highest weekly numbers since 2009.
According to the department, the residents who died ranged in ages from 60-97 and were from Bay Village, Broadview Heights, Chagrin Falls, Cleveland, Lyndhurst, Mayfield Heights and Rocky River.
Sixteen people have died this season due to the flu.
-Moderate to high fever
-Loss of appetite