April 23 Flu UpdateMore on the Kuwait outbreak reported yesterday. Ostriches, near the Saudi Border.
Revere has a story on how fragile the healthcare system is--with some examples from around the world about the effect of a pandemic on healthcare delivery--even routine healthcare delivery.
The President of the Philippines has ordered the protection of migratory birds in coastal area.
Myanmar has reduced bird flu restrictions after a lack of outbreak in specific region.
A Hong Kong foundation has donated 3 million euros to the bird flu fight.
Yemen starts to talk national planning for bird flu.
Flu planning is ongoing in Longmont, Colorado.
No Church is doing more planning for bird flu. More from the Anglican Church of Toronto.
Dr. Yaffe explained that, unlike SARS, which was primarily a hospital-acquired infection, influenza is a community-based infection. “You go to the supermarket, you go to the bank, you go on transit, you go out with friends – that’s how you are going to get it,” she said.