More Cases of West Nile Reported in the State

Montgomery, Alabama – Early on, health officials warned of the spread of swine flu in Alabama. To date,officials say there are now six confirmed cases of swine flu in Montgomery County.

Alabama Department of Public Health spokesman Dr. Jim McVay says there are a total of 66 cases around the state. McVay says of the cases of N1H1 flu none of the patients recently traveled outside the country.

Alabama Department of Public Health Spokesman Jim McVay encourages good hygiene practices to prevent developing the influenza and stemming its spread.