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Swine flu vaccine now plentiful in half the states

Associated Press/Boston Globe, December 18, 2009

After weeks of shortages, swine flu vaccine is plentiful enough that nearly half the states now say everyone can get it, not just people in high-risk groups. But the good news comes with a challenge for health officials: how to keep persuading people to get vaccinated when swine flu infections are waning. Health authorities say that getting vaccinated could be a lifesaver if a new wave of illnesses materializes this winter.