Minneapolis CVS announced that its MinuteClinic health care centers are ready to answer consumers' questions about the swine flu (H1N1) and provide rapid testing services, treatment and prevention for all types of influenza when medically appropriate.
In addition, MinuteClinic practitioners are updated daily on the latest World Health Organizations and Centers for Disease Control guidelines and protocols for diagnosing and treating swine flu.
Swine flu is blamed for killing 150 people and sickening 2,400 in Mexico. Seventy cases are reported in the United States. A 23-month old child in Texas died of the disease, according to a report on nbc.com.