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December 05, 2012

Medics refuse to take swine flu victim to hospital 3 times

Arriving paramedics said her symptoms did not seem life-threatening

By Martin Fricker
Daily Mirror

BIRMINGHAM, England — A young swine flu victim died of a heart attack after paramedics refused to take her to hospital three times in a night, an inquest heard.

Relatives called 999 when Niyousha Haki, 28, collapsed after feeling ill for days during the height of the outbreak in December 2010.

Full story: Medics refuse to take swine flu victim to hospital 3 times

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