Monday, April 27, 2009

Swine Flu Provokes Action by U.S. and World Agencies

As news sources reported that swine influenza cases have been confirmed in the U.S. and Canada and may have caused as many as 103 deaths in Mexico, the U.S. declared a "public health emergency." The U.S. is stockpiling civilian and military antiviral drugs for possible distribution, and the World Health Organization (WHO) is working on a vaccine against the virus. Read the Washington Post's report on the flu outbreak or view the most current updates on these U.S. and international agency websites:

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