UPDATE: First 2 Bay Area swine flu cases confirmed; governor declares state of emergency

Tri-Valley health care providers ValleyCare, San Ramon Regional and Axis Health prepared, but haven't seen any cases

Health officials Tuesday afternoon have confirmed two cases of swine flu in Marin County, which has sickened at least 13 other Californians and prompted the governor to declare a state of emergency. The two confirmed cases in Marin County are the first in the Bay Area.

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--Bay City News contributed to this report


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Posted by unclehomerr..
a resident of Downtown
on Apr 28, 2009 at 8:33 pm

Let's see. Hmmmm. The Governor declares a 'state of emergency' because of swine flu.

I know... Let's all get together on Main Street next Wed. night and see how that goes...!

Cinco de Mayo is muy more importante, si???

[Don't look for me. Old folks are supposed to avoid crowds!]

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Posted by Bob
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Apr 29, 2009 at 8:10 am

I heard from a nurse at valley care that there is a possible swine flu case there.

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Posted by AH
a resident of Del Prado
on Apr 29, 2009 at 10:23 pm

...... well, we're doomed ^^

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Posted by Jack
a resident of Downtown
on May 2, 2009 at 9:09 am

Stay in your plastic bubbles and enjoy your weekend...
My coffee mug is giving way to a wine glass and I'm going to check out some of the goings on in Livermore!

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Posted by PJ
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on May 2, 2009 at 12:22 pm

The Contra Costa County Health Department confirmed a San Ramon (Coyote Creek Elementary School) student has tested positive for the Swine Influenza (H1N1 Virus).

Web Link

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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on May 5, 2009 at 2:39 pm

if this flue is not the ..... flu, then what is it? Web Link

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