Immunization Newsbriefs
Link to Main Page
  Back Search the Site Send Your Feedbck  
Immunization Newsbriefs
Read Current Issue Online
Search Newsbriefs Archives
Subscribe to Email Online
Unsubscribe from Email Online
About NNii
Vaccine Information
Health Professionals
Policy Makers
Read Current Newsbriefs

China Suspects More Outbreaks of Bird Flu
Washington Post; A12
Pan, Philip


China has boosted the number of regions that have been struck by avian influenza to 14, reporting that the flu has appeared in five new areas, including several that are hundreds of miles from each other. In addition, the country is grappling with an attempt to prevent a new outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) as a fourth case of the disease was disclosed on Sunday. The World Health Organization has urged China to be as vigilant as possible to prevent the spread of SARS.

© Copyright National Network for Immunization Information. The information contained in the National Network for Immunization Information Web site should not be used as a substitute for the medical care and advice of your health care provider. There may be variations in treatment that your health care provider may recommend based on individual facts and circumstances.