Adrian doesn't look like a pharmacist. He's not wearing a white lab coat and hasn't shaved in a few days. He pats the breast pocket of his shirt to show me the best spot to stash pills when crossing back over the border.
Questions And Answers About Swine Flu Q: What is swine flu? A: It is an influenza virus, like the strains that cause such misery to people during the winter months. Flu viruses also infect many other species of mammals, as well as birds, and this strain causes a respiratory disease in pigs. It is related to human viruses, but influen...
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The United States declared a "public health emergency" April26 as countries from New Zealand to Scotland investigated suspected cases of illness that they feared might be a strain of swine flu that has been identified in Mexico, the United States and Canada.
Web Resources on Swine Flu World Health Organization Pandemicflu.gov (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services) Pan American Health Organization Center for Disease Control (CDC) CDC: Swine Flu and You CDC: Interim Guidance for Patients Timeline of Flu Pandemics (National Institutes of Health)