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Swine flu fear - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi'
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How can i help you?
User :   I have a former preemie that is now 3 1/2 years he was born at 24 weeks I was wondering if there is any other concern that I should have as far as swine flu other than a normal parent?
Doctor :  
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How is the general condition now?
User :   I am thinking about sending him to prek. Is that okay or will he be in a bigger threat of getting it?
User :   his general condition is good
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whats the age now?
User :   already told u he is 3 1/2.
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Any respiratory symptoms?
User :   no he is strong
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Does he get frequent allergies
User :   no no allergies
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Is your area located is affected with swine flu?
User :   in chipley florida there has not been any reported cases and school has been in for 2 weeks with no cases.
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not to worry?

Doctor :  
if local doc or local health boidies warn you you can wear a mask N95.
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