H1N1 Virus: Know What to do About the Flu

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WASHINGTON, DC (WOIO) - President Obama addressed the H1N1 virus in the Diplomatic Room Tuesday.

He says, "We're also making steady progress on developing a safe and effective H1N1 flu vaccine, and we expect a flu shot program will begin soon. This program will be completely voluntary, but it will be strongly recommended."

The President also strongly urged schools to take an active role in stopping the spread of the virus.

The White House has setup a website for more information.

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