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Swine flu coverage continues in the symptoms for the -- are very similar to the symptoms from the standard -- So far most the case the United States have been very mild only one hospitalization as we mentioned.
But to keep the virus from spreading the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta reports anyone with a fever or other flu like symptoms should just stay home.
And it's asking everyone else to wash hands often and cover your mouth when you sneeze the second.
Blow germs for up to twelfth -- We should mention the government says you can not gay swine flu from pork products his image and get a moment and yet six countries -- -- or out of control.
But you're feeling under the weather -- did you call your doctor about getting tested for swine flu.
Doctor -- guards -- he -- headed out New York's Methodist hospitals nuclear biological.
And chemical disaster preparation.
And response team he was one of the mayor's advisers in the days following 9/11.
There's a lot of hype that is there's a lot of talk about this but help -- that help us figure out how to know.
But one quick way you can tell when you go into an emergency room the doctor can take a swab Hillary can do in his own office in the back you throw -- -- right put in his culture.
Right rip it off right.
Put it in a little task is similar to if you pregnant but not right -- -- the -- of influenza a and you have to go further further testing that's -- his -- to be done.
The problem arises we get next -- the send -- to the city Health Department takes two days.
Then did they figure doesn't match anything they know then they send it to Atlanta could find another big flow might kill Vick is gone.
And you've you've you've gone about eight days which is a problem we can keep track of -- so when US is it going to be over quickly or not we don't even know when it started.
The reason that may be so mild in Mexico is -- -- seeing before about 1000 makes an innocent so severe as we're seeing only the severe cases we don't know the and maybe get a mild flu in Mexico you don't go to the back together -- -- people and -- density.
You know up.
We're talking a little while ago about the seventy's remember when this went on in the seventies and the government -- all the while.
The guy from the CBC lost his job because he said let's backs and it everywhere in the got a 135 million vaccines.
And it killed about a thousand people look at how thousands you know people died as a result of the vaccination right to a paralyzed which -- -- I -- -- -- -- parallel paralyzed for.
This is some shows -- nobody wants to rush known everybody wants to look like they're on top of it but the truth is we don't have all the information there isn't a picture from 76 when they were.
I remember this I -- I was like twelve years old or something then but.
But I remember this pig flew pig flew look out -- -- military guys went for their routine test them if they picked up the swine flu.
We've seen in most cases should not be more severe than than the regular flow.
The only thing is if you start -- young people it affects more than old people 45 to 45 in Mexico those -- the ages of the death you know what it sounds like doctor they're really concerned about.
Is the possibility not probability.
But possibility that this thing mutates again is what the start mutating -- and you get to the fall.
And then we can have something very very serious right in the summer weather conditions and not conducive to spread of flu but once we had before we get a few changes in -- -- consists of the swine flu or bird flu and human flu this is the the new -- include a sitting around you -- one little change in this can.
Devastate the world particularly with the air travel and so a look at how quickly spread.
In the 1919 pandemic there was no where there were no airplanes and took a longer time killed fifty million people.
While and the population of the earth is about half what it is -- out of a hundred you know.
All right so is is overblown what I mean practically speaking we are we wash our hands all the time but if nothing else this gives -- that an opportunity certainly aren't wash my hands all the time the pure oil company's stock probably went up today either resign with the most people touch their face about eighteen times in an hour and again the -- is the main way that does make up artist would kill these are.
-- -- -- but you want to avoid touching the face you want to wash the hands compact configure but.
But there's a -- this can lay on the surface for a week or two in the lucrative once it got airborne delivery -- -- -- -- but you qualify -- that -- -- a week later and do this and it hasn't been -- -- -- touch my -- I can I can spread it.
So it's really tricky to.
To prevent the spread.
I think with the government wants to do is make sure that they showed there on top of that they know what's going on yeah and if it should turn dead at least they have there weren't covered covered got you.
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