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Dr. Paul McGinnis

H1N1: Flu by any other name still feels the same


It is hard to imagine that anything good could come from the H1N1 flu but that just might be the case this flu season.

Dr. Paul McGinnis of Hudson Physicians says the influenza viruses, the seasonal variety and H1N1, are something we have to live with but between a lot of press, the available vaccines and some regular hygiene practices, the illness doesn't have to spread as far or as fast.

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Meg Heaton
Meg Heaton has been a reporter with the Hudson Star Observer since 1990. She has a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and Native American Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
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