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Medicine: Swine Flu / Schools #952142

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 07, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Bazell) The government’s guidelines for schools to deal with an outbreak of H1N1/swine flu reviewed; details given of new research on how long sick people should stay home and the status of the vaccine development. [CDC Dr. Thomas FRIEDEN†- calls for balance in the decision whether to close.] [Homeland Security Secretary Janet NAPOLITANO†- says we are relying on the science.] Plans to have separate guidelines for colleges noted.

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Bazell, Robert
Duration:
00:02:30

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