News H1N1 Flu in our region SHARE ON: Sue Black, staff Friday, Jan. 3rd, 2014 The H1N1 flu virus has been found in our area. The Haliburton Health Unit is adding flu clinics and urges everyone to get the shot. The H1N1 strain frequently causes serious illness in younger people as well as older adults. This year’s vaccination contains protection against H1N1, which caused a pandemic in 2009. A special flu clinic has been set up in Lindsay on January 9 from 1 to 3pm. You can also check with your health care provider.