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News - June 21, 2006

Mysterious illness hits kids at Burgess pool

Operator said symptoms caused by panic, not water

by Renee Batti

Eight children using the new children's pool in Menlo Park's Burgess Aquatics Center last week suffered from a range of harsh physical symptoms that brought fire district paramedics rushing to the scene and prompted an environmental health department inspection.

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