Canada Confirms 4 Swine Flu Cases Among Students

TORONTO (AP) - Nova Scotia's chief public health officer says the east coast Canadian province has four confirmed cases of swine flu.

Chief Public Health officer Dr. Robert Strang says Sunday four students from King's-Edgehill School in Nova Scotia ranging in age
from 12 to 17 or 18 are recovering. All of them had what he describes as "very mild" cases of the flu.

the swine flu situation, which the World Health Organization has declared to be a "public health emergency of international concern."

Mexico's health minister says the disease has killed up to 86 people and likely sickened more than 1,400 since April 13.

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