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H1N1 spreading throughout California

October 15, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
State public health experts say H1N1 virus is making its way through California at fast rate.There have been more than 219 swine flu deaths in California, 31 just in the last month.

A survey of California doctor shows about 5 percent of patients come in with flu symptoms, about 2 percent is normal for this time of year.

The H1N1 virus is by far the most common strain. Experts estimate about 95 percent of flu cases tested are positive for the swine flu.

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