8.01.2010

Swine Flu Fizzles Out; WHO May Declare End to Pandemic Alert

Read entire article HERE.

" WHO Director-General Margaret Chan has to decide whether the virus warrants extra vigilance as it circles the globe a second time with no sign it’s becoming deadlier or developing resistance to Roche Holding AG’s Tamiflu drug. More than $14 billion was spent on vaccines and medicines to fight the germ, which shared features of the Spanish flu of 1918 while causing little more than a fever and a cough in a majority of patients. "
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Note: But the blogosphere warned everyone that this entire scare was just that - a scare - to line the pockets of doom profiteers.

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