December 31 Flu Update--Happy New Year!ProMed on the news that the family in Vietnam has pneumonia, and not bird flu.
Effect Measure on the bird flu "wherever you are" noting caution on the initial negative results from Vietnam.
Nigeria sent back four containers of poultry product due to fears of bird flu. At least two had originated in Egypt.
Nigerians are also informed on how to tell when they shouldn't eat chickens.
Jordan is also vigilant against bird flu, which has broken out in its neighbor, Egypt.
N. Korea has built a bird flu ward with support from WHO.
ProMed on the migratory bird vs. smuggling debate...not mod comment on the dangers of smuggling.