Tag Archive: Pandemic

If You Should Get Swine Flu

If you’ve already gotten the seasonal flu it will not protect you from the swine flu. You should get both flu vaccines. Don’t leave your house unless you are going to the doctor or hospital if you have the flu Since viruses can live on surfaces don’t forget to disinfect if someone in your home…

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Pandemic

     By now you all must have heard that the swine flu has been now rated a pandemic by WHO, the World Health Organization. By their rating system, it’s now at a 6 which is a world wide pandemic. Just so everyone understands and doesn’t panic over this new rating. It has more to do…

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Swine Flu Numbers

     I’m looking occasionally at the numbers of folks who have caught swine flu and died from it. What I’m seening is headlines saying that the number of dead from swine flu are on the rise, when in fact we’re talking about four or five more people. I know that it kills even healthy young…

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Upgrade on Pandemic

          Although it’s nightime in Denmark, the World Health Organization has met and issues a press conference upgrading the conditions for a pandemic from a 4 to a 5. Six is the highest on this pandemic scale. We’ve got 96 cases so far here in the US, my home state of Illinois just announced it’s…

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