December 2 Flu UpdateMan in China dies of bird flu.
ProMed on this as well. China says no other outbreaks are known in this area. Family members are said to be not sick.
Culling in Poland after H5N1 outbreak.
ProMed on Suffolk, Poland and Bangladesh. Note:
Poland: In the Pomorze region, 480 kg of turkey meat has been found to
contain the bird flu virus.
UK: (vii) The results of the epidemiological investigations to date
provide no evidence that infection was introduced via imported
poultry or poultry products or any activities associated with such
Revere notes two blogs on this topic, and says that if bird flu is in the food supply, there isn't much we can do about it.
Bird flu leaves goose fat shortage in Britain.
In addition, there's a egg shortage in Abu Dhabi.
The Cayman Islands are implementing their flu program.