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Scots flu victims 'recovering well'

Two people admitted to hospital in Scotland have been confirmed as the UK's first cases of swine flu, the Scottish health secretary has said.

Nicola Sturgeon said the two were "recovering well", but a further seven people who had been in contact with them had developed mild symptoms.

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