Mother of 2 thought she had a cold, but she sadly became a grim statistic in a brutal flu season

Rare | 1/13/2018 | Jeffrey Caplan
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It’s been a brutal flu season across the country, no more exemplified than by the stunning death of a mother of two in Needham, Massachusetts, who died two days after being diagnosed with the flu.

Jenny Ching, 51, thought she was just battling the flu. She had a cough on New Year’s Eve and continued to work the bar at New Garden restaurant, a popular Chinese spot in Needham, where she worked her entire adult life, according to WCVB TV. Ching moved from China at age 20.

Raymond - So - Owner - New - Garden

“I can’t believe it because she was so healthy,” Raymond So, the owner of New Garden, told WCVB. “She was so happy and driven.”

When her symptoms progressed, she went to the hospital last Wednesday. She died two days later.

Flu - Infection - Husband - Matt - Ching

“She had the flu, and she also developed a bacterial infection,” her husband Matt Ching told WCVB. “It was really severe and caused severe pneumonia.”

Matt Ching said his wife and two children, ages 9 and 7, always got the flu shot, although he said he...
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