For Local Info on Flu, Look Here
Local and state governments are providing resources for people with school-related questions about H1N1 flu. In general, schools are following guidance from federal officials to send home students or staff who become sick but to keep campuses open unless they face unusual circumstances.
It directs people with H1N1 questions to call the state health department's toll-free number, 877-275-8343, during business hours. If necessary, the hours will be adjusted to accommodate the call volume.
In Maryland, the state Department of Education has a similar page through its main Web site, http:/