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November 30th, 2009
09:42 AM ET

Mom's instinct saves daughter from H1N1 death

For most children if they do catch the H1N1 flu, it won't be life-threatening. Your pediatrician will likely recommend a few days of rest with plenty of fluids.

But what if your child is in real danger and you're the only one who can see it? What should you do?

Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen reports on one family's story.


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soundoff (2 Responses)
  1. Sheena West

    during the height of the H1N1 or Swine Flu epidemic, i was very afraid to get infected with this disease and i wore face mask whenever i got into heavily populated areas.

    January 18, 2010 at 1:12 pm |
  2. Jude Arandia

    My brother got infected with H1N1 or Swine Flu in Mexico. He got a mild fever and luckily he did not die.

    January 2, 2010 at 12:17 am |