The H1N1 virus (swine flu) is a new
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now call the virus 2009 H1N1.
Earlier forms of the H1N1 virus were found in pigs. Over time, the virus changed (mutated) and can now infect humans. Because H1N1 is a new virus in humans, your immune system cannot fight the virus very well. As a result,...Read more
The swine flu (H1N1 influenza virus) is still spreading, but there's no need to panic. This flu does not appear to be as virulent (deadly)... Read more »
This summer, health news was dominated by information on the H1N1 flu virus. And just like a child’s game of “telephone,” the facts about the... Read more »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is aware that pregnant women, parents of young children, and others may have questions about the... Read more »