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Swine Flu landing pages
Many stations and program producers are creating dedicated web pages to centralize their H1N1 coverage and health information for audiences. If your station is interested in creating an H1N1 page, see our For Station Websites section for ideas and content modules. If your station has an H1N1 page, please let us know.
Here and Now spoke with Bob England, MD, director of the Maricopa County Department of Public Health about the spread of the H1N1 flu and available vaccines.
In another sign of waning flu activity, the San Diego county health department has stopped issuing weekly swine flu updates. The health department will only alert the media of swine-flu related deaths in the county.