Swine flu is a highly contagious respiratory viral disease which is caused by influenza a virusthe disease can be found everywhere in the. Ever-increasing death toll and surging number of patients, the swine flu outbreak in gujarat remains unabated while the government claims there is nothing to panic, several experts point at the ill-preparedness. Swine flu, also referred to as the h1n1 flu is a common respiratory disease now technically, swine flu is a disease which affects pigs. How to protect yourself and your family from the swine flu and what to do if you spot symptoms. Do you know the difference between a cold and the flu (influenza) or looking for information on the stomach flu discover symptoms and treatment.
This page brings together the latest science and developments on the swine flu pandemic, offering a single accessible resource for both health professionals and the general public you will find a range of regularly updated links to scientific resources on the pandemic (h1n1) 2009 virus listed. Swine flu: what you need to know by debora mackenzie hundreds people in mexico and an increasing number in other countries have come down with a. Concern that the world could be on the brink of the first influenza pandemic in more than 40 years escalated sunday as france, hong kong, new zealand and spain reported potential new cases in which people had been infected with swine flu and canada confirmed several new cases in the us, where 20. This article looks at how swine flu may affect your organization and offers practical business continuity advice on how to mitigate the impact.
Dogs in china carry a wider variety of flu viruses than previously thought, to the scientists’ surprise, the dogs had various swine h1n1 flu viruses. Learn about swine flu (h1n1 and h3n2v) symptoms, treatment, prevention, and vaccine history there was a swine flu pandemic in 2009. Swine flu: swine flu, a respiratory disease of pigs that is caused by an influenza virus the first flu virus isolated from pigs was influenza a h1n1 in 1930 this virus is a subtype of influenza that is named for the composition of the proteins hemagglutinin (h) and neuraminidase (n) that form its viral. Swine flu is a virus that pigs can get, but human infections can and do happen h1n1 is the name of a strain that infected people in 2009 learn more. At least one person in five was infected with swine flu during the first year of the pandemic in 2009, according to data from 19 countries.Swine flu is a respiratory illness caused by the swine influenza virus (siv) the pandemic of swine flu was caused by the siv sub type h1n1. A warning that the new swine flu jab is linked to a deadly nerve disease has been sent by the government to senior neurologists in a confidential letter. Madam, the number of swine flu deaths worldwide passed the 10,000 mark about eight months after the pandemic strain was uncovered in april, reaching 10,582, world health organisation data showed on dec 19th 2009 1 in april 2009 a new strain of influenza virus, a/h1n1, commonly referred to as swine. Since the new flu virus was officially declared a pandemic on june 11, the disease has spread faster in six weeks than past pandemics had spread in six months. The h1n1 swine flu virus appeared in the us in april 2009 and never went away after sweeping the globe, us h1n1 swine flu cases surged as schools opened in the fall what is h1n1 swine flu what can we do about it webmd answers your questions swine flu, also known as 2009 h1n1 type a. The independent says that “the swine flu pandemic might not have happened had it not been for the accidental release of the same strain of influenza virus from a research laboratory in the late 1970s” the news comes from a medical article which analysed the history of the influenza a h1n1 virus. A third of the world's population could be infected with swine flu, expert projections suggest. How to prevent and prepare for h1n1 (swine flu) in april 2009, the h1n1 influenza virus, commonly known as swine flu,. Summary of clinical profile of swine flu- h1n1- study of 60 cases no summary available affiliation journal details this article was published in the following.
Swine flu spread very rapidly worldwide due to its high human-to-human transmission rate and due to the frequency of air travel in 2015 the instances of swine. Swine flu, also known as h1n1 flu, is now considered a normal seasonal influenza learn about its causes, symptoms, treatment, and more. Swine flu high impact list of articles ppts journals 5827. Highlight and copy the desired format eid sencer dj, millar j reflections on the 1976 swine flu vaccination program emerg infect dis 200612(1):29-33 ama sencer dj, millar j reflections on the 1976 swine flu vaccination program emerging infectious.