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Swine Flu FAQ's

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What can I give my child as far as supplements that help boost her immune system in the event of a swine flu outbreak in her school?
A- Other than normal healthy diet there are no known supplements to reduce the risk of infection  

What are the risks to a pregnant woman?
A- Health officials have said that the risk to pregnant women is low.  

Which state are most prone to the swine flu?
A- No state is more prone.  

Are there enough school nurses?
A- In many places, there are not enough school nurses.  

With the H1N1 vaccine having been "fast tracked," what assurances do we have that this swine flu vaccine will not have awful side effects?
A- While there are no assurances, officials say the vaccine is so similar to seasonal  vaccine that it should cause no problems, but they will be monitoring it very closely as more and more people get vaccinated.  

What are the symptoms of the swine flu?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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