Latest information and news including a chart and map showing locations of US and world swine flu H1N1 cases and outbreaks including death statistics.
US & International Cases of Swine Flu Map and Chart
Latest information and news regarding locations of swine flu cases and outbreaks including world death statistics by country.
Swine Flu is also known as swine fever, swine influenza A, H1N1 virus, pig flu, and because pork is banned under Jewish law, Israel is calling it the "Mexican flu."
The World Health Organization (WHO) is not recommending travel restrictions related to the outbreak of the Influenza A(H1N1) virus.
The chart below is updated as information comes to hand. The map below it marking swine flu outbreak locations is updated regularly.
Actions to Help Prevent Swine Flu:
Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it.
Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth and try to avoid close contact with sick people.
If you get sick, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that you stay home from work or school and limit contact with others to keep from infecting them.
The World Health Organization said today (July 17 2009) it will stop tracking individual cases of H1N1 swine flu saying that it would no longer report the number of confirmed cases in all countries but would provide regular updates about newly affected countries in order to track and document the pandemic.
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Swine Flu Information and Answers on H1N1 Virus - Questions and answers relating to the recent outbreak of swine flu.
The 1976 Swine Flu Outbreak - Information on the 1976 swine flu outbreak at Fort Dix New Jersey USA.
Swine Flu Outbreak - 1918 - Information concerning the 1918 Worldwide Swine Flu outbreak.
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