Swine Flu



Here are some essential guidelines to help you better cope with the risk of infection by the influenza virus. With a point on the mode of transmission and symptoms, the right thing when in doubt, and treatment possible. Symptoms similar to seasonal flu. If you experience the following symptoms within 7 days of your return:

• Fever
• Cough
• Aches
• Fatigue
• Muscle aches


The virus is contracted swine flu:

Contrary to what some may have thought, not this flu is not caught from eating pork. The virus does not survive cooking. In contrast, skin to skin human or animal living humans, the virus spreads very easily. It is therefore necessary to wear a mask (on the nose and mouth) as much as possible including the homes of high-risk areas. Flu called "swine flu" is an infection of humans by an influenza virus that usually infects pigs.
In the case of this epidemic, virus isolated from patients are viruses that belong to the family A/H1N1 (more commonly known as H1N1). This virus is between 3 and 7 days incubation.

The risk of swine flu:

Several thousand infected people, there are now a hundred people died. This virus does not only affect the elderly and children, young adults and healthy urban rather have been contaminated.