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Companies cashing in on flu epidemic

 The government may have to step in to ensure companies are not using the swine flu epidemic to rip off those who come down with the flu.

Hospitals still unprepared for swine flu

A survey of 190 American hospitals compiled by nurses in eight different states shows that hospitals across the nation are not ready for the coming H1N1 (swine flu) pandemic. The findings were released this week by the California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee.