Swine Flu Dominated 2009 Health News


On Morning Edition, December 30, 2009

One of the biggest news stories of this year was about a new flu virus. People around the globe became sick with swine flu. On June 11, the World Health Organization declared the flu a pandemic. The virus nearly disappeared over the summer, but a second wave returned in the fall. Health officials caution there could be a third wave of the flu in 2010….

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