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High demand for the H1N1 vaccine has prompted the Pima County health department to hold shot clinics at Tucson Electric Park. The next scheduled from 10 to 7 Tuesday. Health officials say the ballpark provides sufficient parking and other facilities to handle the expected crowds.
In the meantime--- the State Health Department is asking people to be patient when it comes to getting the H1N1 vaccine. Interim director will humble says the vaccine is coming into the state. It's happening slowly. In the meantime. The department is urging people to use good hygiene-- including covering your mouth when you cough, wash your hands and stay home when you're sick.
And confirmation Monday of the nation's first case of the H1N1 virus in a pig. The department of agriculture reports a positive test at the Minnesota state fair. Health officials insist people cannot get the flu from eating pork.