Pandemic bill allows police to enter homes, detain without warrant…

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University of Kansas students isolated by flu… Girls quarantined in room…

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Swine Flu Spreads as School Year Begins

The Centers for Disease Control says the H1N1 swine flu virus is starting to spread as schools re-open. But they say the virus is not mutating.
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CDC study: Swine flu deaths higher in older kids

ATLANTA (AP) — About one in 13 U.S. swine flu deaths have been children and most of the kids have been of school age, the federal government said Thursday in its first study of the new flu’s youngest victims….
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WH Panel Warns of Major Swine Flu Outbreak

WASHINGTON — A special White House panel is warning the country to prepare for a swine flu outbreak. The government is working on a vaccine, but it may not be ready in time. Worst case scenario from the White House panel: the H1N1 flu virus infects half the country, putting almost 2 million Americans in the hospital and possibly causing 30,000 to 90,000 deaths. Around 36,000 people die from the flu in an average year. Certain parts of the population…
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Rationing: No Tamiflu for Otherwise Healthy People With Swine Flu, WHO Says

Healthy people who catch swine flu do not need antivirals like Tamiflu, but the young, the old and the pregnant surely do, the World Health Organization declared Friday in new advice to doctors.
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WHO Predicts ‘Explosion’ of Swine Flu Cases
Most countries may see swine flu cases double every three to four days for several months until peak transmission is reached, the World Health Organization said on Friday.
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Next step in H1N1 scare: Microchip implants
Company developing under-the-skin devices to detect ‘bio-threats’
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Factory logjam could delay some swine flu shots

WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with an unexpected delay, health officials are trying to counter new problems with swine flu vaccine production including a logjam at factories that put the precious liquid into syringes….
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