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Health Experts Fear That Lack Of Sick Leave Helps Spread Swine Flu

nytimes.com | STEVEN GREENHOUSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Public health experts worried about the spread of the H1N1 flu are raising concerns that workers who deal with the public, like waiters and child care...

The Ten Most Important Things to Know about the 2009 H1N1

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jon LaPook

We have been inundated with so much information about the 2009 H1N1 that it's hard to keep it all straight. Here's my top ten list of what's most important to know.

Free Swine Flu Vaccinations For City Kids

AP | SARA KUGLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The nation's largest school district said Tuesday it will offer free swine flu vaccinations to its 1 million-plus schoolchildren as N...

New York City Schools Prepare For 2nd Outbreak Of Swine Flu

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — At St. Francis Preparatory School this fall, the auditorium will double as a sick room. New York City might make students wash their ...

Swine Flu: Another Outbreak Closes 3 NYC Schools

AP | MARCUS FRANKLIN and VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — A day after a swine flu outbreak shut down three public schools in New York City, officials said Friday the virus is spreading faster...

Taming the Swine Flu Beast in us All

Amy Sue Nathan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Amy Sue Nathan

I kept my daughter home from school -- to rest, I told her. I knew that by the end of the day she would either feel better or we'd be heading to the doctor.

Obama: Swine Flu Infected Schools May Have To Close

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged parents to prepare for the possibility that their children's schools could be closed temp...