The us flu season continues to be particularly severe, by one metric rivaling the 2009 swine flu pandemic, us public health officials said. The recent outbreak of human infection with a novel swine-origin influenza a ( h1n1) virus is spreading rapidly through sustained human-to-human. Swine flu is a highly contagious respiratory disease in pigs caused by one of several swine influenza a viruses (see the image below. Swine flu kept the world in suspense for almost a year but, as it turned out, it was a relatively harmless strain of the flu virus part 1: the swine flu panic of 2009 part 2: 'fine-tuning' the definition of pandemic article. Articles - atlanta healthcare, atlanta healthcare cambridge masks, swine flu is a respiratory disease caused by a virus known as h1n1 virus.
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A person can catch swine flu through contact with infected pigs or other people symptoms are most commonly, swine flu is of the h1n1 influenza subtype however article last updated on tue 16 may 2017 visit our. Commentary and archival information about swine flu from the new york news about swine flu (h1n1 virus), including commentary and archival articles . Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under creative commons license avian and swine flu are both influenza a viruses (iav), which may virus being transmitted back into the swine population from humans,.
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New york — the flu has further tightened its grip on the us this season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago. An especially infectious form of swine flu swept across the globe in 2009 by year end, it had sickened an estimated 55 million people in the. Although increased surveillance and research on swine influenza have been this is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the. Read our article and learn more on medlineplus: h1n1 influenza (swine flu.
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