Friday, May 18, 2007

May 18 Flu Update

OIE says the virus in Ghana is not new to Africa.

A CDC expert spoke to a small college in Michigan.'

The US has donated bird flu kits to Mozambique.

EU poultry farmers have six weeks to prepare for the bird flu protection rules.

The media in Bangladesh is reminded it can play a role in the bird flu.

You saw the tough talk from Margaret Chan in yesterday's update. Well, Revere says she was China's candidate at WHO--she should get them to be more open, or she will be a failure.

Effect Measure again---you can register to own backyard chickens in Madison, WI. And if the flu comes, bye bye birdie.