December 15 Flu UpdateSouth Korea confirms that its flu cases are the Qinghai strain.
European regulators have approved a Glaxo pre-pandemic virus.
But it would only be used once a pandemic has officially been declared and would not be stockpiled in its current form, since it will have to be adapted to include the exact pandemic virus strain.
Congress passed a health preparedness bill...I'm wondering what some of our public policy wonks think.
Another "whatever happened to the bird flu" article.
Effect Measure on pandemic planning, asking whether anyone really gets it all. Cites another example of something people don't think about--like Wheeled Meals in a pandemic.
Indonesia still has the highest number of current cases.
Cumberland County PA held a flu summit.
There was a lecture in Sayre, PA.
They were also discussing the flu in North Carolina.
An official of the Georgia Cooperative Extension is out to correct "untrue rumors" about the bird flu.
From the Weekly Standard...."The Chicken Littles were wrong."
Texas Company announces portable, inflatable hospital facilities for surges.