Call center expands to answer questions about swine flu

RICHMOND, VA (AP) - People who have questions about swine flu can get answers from the Virginia Department of Health by calling a toll-free number.

Gov. Timothy M. Kaine said Monday that the department is expanding its call center to handle questions about swine flu.

The toll-free number is 1-877-275-8343. Calls will be answered during state business hours.

When necessary, Kaine says the hours will be adjusted to accommodate the volume of calls.

Questions about swine flu also can be submitted by e-mail to the health department through its Web site,

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