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Reducing Flu Germs Among Kids

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EDEN, Md. - The flu has swept the country, hitting children and the elderly hardest.

So businesses like Crown Sports in Eden are taking germ prevention seriously.

With on-field action, arcade games and a daycare, germs are sure to spread among their young customers.

Crown Sports General Manager Lynn Philips says they have a strategic cleaning plan, but in a few cases, it was too late.

"We've actually had a few of our kids get sick, so we know it's going around," said Philips.

She says the crew uses frequent wipe-downs, mop-ups and plenty of hand sanitizer.

The CDC reported 37 children have died this year from the flu epidemic.

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