Infectious Diseases

5 Facts About the New Strain of Swine Flu


The virus has been spreading at agricultural fairs

12 new cases have been reported

The new strain may spread more easily

Children under 10 are most susceptible

Only a lab test can tell if you have swine flu

Allison Tsai

Allison Tsai

Allison wrote for HealthCentral as an editor and producer for Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer, and Sleep Disorders.