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Old 05-23-2009, 03:53 PM
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You can't get Swine Flu from meat, unless someone who had the Swine Flu sneezed on it. And yes, infected pigs can give you the flu if you're in close proximity of them. But you can't get it from eating pork, even if it was infected with it, unless you ate it raw.
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