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Possible swine flue outbreal at Pleanton Middle School-News Crews Present Today

Original post made by annon on Oct 23, 2009

Oct 20, 2009 5:25 pm US/Pacific Pleasanton Parents On Alert After Flu OutbreakPLEASANTON (CBS 5) Click to enlarge1 of 1
Many Pleasanton students have experienced flu-like symptoms.
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Channel 5 news trucks at Pleasanton Middle School Today!



Possible H1N1 Outbreak Eyed At East Bay Schools
(10/14/2009)
As of Monday, 68 Pleasanton Middle School Students were absent due to an outbreak of flu symptoms. School officials said there is concern, but have not been able to confirm that it is swine flu.

The problem is so prevalent among the 8th grade class that some parents have pulled students out of class due to fear of the illness.

In his video report, Robert Lyles visits the school to see how teachers and parents are responding to the outbreak.

( MMIX, CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.)

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