It’s “unstoppable” says the WHO, and could be the biggest pandemic ever.
As of last week, there are around 95 thousand confirmed cases worldwide , and 433 deaths.
Here’s the latest advice on the first flu pandemic for 40 years.
We seem to have veered from panic, to acceptance, to signs of panic again .
So what is going on ?
40 thousand people a week in Britain alone are contacting their doctors fearing they may have it.
So, how seriously are you taking it ? And are you confused by how serious it is ?
In the developed world many people will get it and maybe not even know, but what about the developing world ?:
“swine flu has an attack rate of 30% — once it enters a country, the likelihood is 30% of citizens will catch it at some point.”
Is it something you are worried about ? or is it something that hardly crosses your mind ?