Swine flu vaccine comes to LA

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Posted: Oct 7, 2009 10:19 AM by Christine Lewis
Updated: Oct 7, 2009 5:19 PM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: swine, flu, vaccine, children, pediatrician

The swine flu vaccine is making its way to Louisiana. The Department of Health and Hospitals expects its first 26,000 doses of the vaccine today. According to DHH, the doses will be distributed to 50 pediatricians around the state. Children ages two to five are the first to get the vaccine, which is in the form of a nasal spray.

DHH expects to receive the injection form of the vaccine next week.

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