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Prominent Scientists Warn Of Serious Risk Of Pandemic H5N1 Virus Being Accidentally Released

How many times have you seen this plot in a movie? Scientists toy around with a killer virus that accidentally escapes the lab and goes on to decimate humankind. According to a number of prominent scientists recently, such a scenario isn’t as far-f...
by Survival And Prosperity on Dec 23, 2013

U.S. Pandemic Preparedness Still Lacking

It’s been seven years since I left my job in the public safety field. And back in 2006, there was already plenty of discussion in that arena about the threat posed by pandemic influenza to the United States. I fear the nation is still not prepa...
by Survival And Prosperity on Nov 20, 2013

Pandemic Potential? H7N9 Bird Flu And Novel Coronavirus

Back on April 19, I asked if readers were paying attention to the spread of the H7N9 bird flu virus in China. That followed a similar post from February 18 about the novel coronavirus (nCoV). Here’s the latest regarding these deadly respiratory...
by Survival And Prosperity on May 14, 2013

Age-Old Remedy for the Newest Flu

Every year the seasonal flu kills about 36,000 people and sends 200,000 to the hospital, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Every year during “flu season” Continue Reading →...
by Give Me Cash on May 3, 2013

Is Bird Flu (Avian influenza) The Next Pandemic?

What is Avian influenza or Bird flu? The influenza virus has many strains, and one of the adaptations of this virus to its host and in this case, the birds is called the bird flu. In simple words, bird flu is the infection in bird with an influenza v...
by nyalife on Apr 22, 2013

WHO probes possible human transmission of H7N9 bird flu in China

Beijing – World Health Organization experts have arrived in China to study the spread of H7N9 avian influenza and possible human transmission of the virus, a WHO official said on Friday. Chinese and international experts suspected human transmi...
by BioTerrorSurvival.com on Apr 21, 2013

Watch Out For H7N9 Bird Flu

Anyone been paying attention to the spread of the H7N9 bird flu virus in China? This is something to keep an eye out for. From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website: On April 1, 2013, the World Health Organization (WHO) first reporte...
by Survival And Prosperity on Apr 19, 2013

H5N1 Avian Flu Has Mutated

Lizzie Bennett Medically Speaking September 28th, 2012 Avian Flu has started to show signs of resurgence and a new strain, a mutation has appeared in China and Vietnam at roughly the same time. Scientists are working around the clock to find out what...
by BioTerrorSurvival.com on Sep 28, 2012

When contagion strikes, its Honolulu you should avoid.

MIT researchers have analysed which airport hubs would be key to spreading a virulent disease, with some surprising results World map shows flight routes from the 40 largest US airports. Image: Christos Nicolaides/Juanes Research Group When the next...
by BioTerrorSurvival.com on Jul 24, 2012

Bird Flu Three Steps Away From Mutating Into Dangerous Pandemic Strain

It’s summertime, and the last thing on most Americans’ minds is the flu. However, one particular type of influenza- H5N1 avian influenza, or “bird flu”- is on scientists’ minds, and what they’re learning about it is disturbing. Rob Waugh...
by Survival And Prosperity on Jul 12, 2012

News That You Can Use!!

New Flu Virus Making Headlines: Influenza A (H3N2)v Just as we all thought the flu season was coming to a nice and peaceful conclusion, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a warning about a new strain of…...

Swine Flu Epidemic of Meksiko

What is swine ? Who does not know swine . Maybe for some people pork is good food. But besides that pork has become one of the connective dangerous disease virus. Cases of swine flu re-emerged in Mexico, after a three-year s...
by Health Blog on Feb 2, 2012


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