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India Struggles to Contain Worst Swine Flu Outbreak Since 2009

India is struggling to contain a wave of swine flu. The death toll has surpassed 1,500 since the infection took hold in mid-December.   About 26,000 people have tested positive for the virus, and health officials say infections are continuing to spread as current unseasonal rains and high humidity that allow the virus to thrive.   Indian health ministry officials said this week that they are cooperating with state governments to better combat the H1N1 virus.  The ministry...

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