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Sickest Cities in the U.S.

By Stephanie Byars - bio | email

Have you visited one of the "sickest cities" in the nation?  The online news site "The Daily Beast" has just compiled a list of what it says are the nation's sickest places when it comes to flu.

They named Dayton, Ohio the nation's sickest city!  Coming in at number two is the Tampa Bay area of Florida.  Mobile, Alabama; San Diego and Jacksonville, Florida rounded out the top five.

Editors used positive flu test rates, vaccination numbers and length of flu season among their criteria to pick the sick cities.

Click here to see all the "sick cities"

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