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Medicine: Swine Flu Outbreak #942131

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 29, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The WHO’s decision to raise the swine flu alert level noted; map shown of confirmed cases; CDC statistics on US cases cited.

(Washington: Nancy Cordes) The growing concern over the outbreak featured; details given about the illness in the US and the death of a toddler in Texas [WHO director-general Dr. Margaret CHAN†- says all of humanity is under threat during a pandemic.] [3 OFFICIALS – comment on cases at the University of Delaware, in Nevada and Minnesota.] [President OBAMA – says officials at schools with H1N1 should consider closing.] [Houston Department of Health and Human Services David PERSSE††- comments on the child’s death.] Signs the situation in Mexico City is stabilizing noted.

Couric, Katie;
Cordes, Nancy

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