Health Officials: Don’t Worry About Flu Strain, Treat Symptoms

While the health department will offer shots to area schoolchildren and help educate the public, it won’t run tests to find out whether people who think they are infected actually have the new H1N1 strain of influenza.

Instead, local public health officials are asking people who experience flu-like symptoms to treat the flu, rather than panicking about whether they have picked up the new strain.

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