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Manitoba First Nations, health system straining under flu outbreak


Flu-like illnesses continue to hit hard in Manitoba's First Nations communities, especially St. Theresa Point, where a two-month-old flown to Winnipeg Monday night became 27th medical evacuee from the community. Two people from the community, located about 500 kilometres from Winnipeg, have been confirmed to have swine flu and two others are in critical condition,