Dacia Herbulock posted in epidemic • flu • H3N2 • influenza • seasonal flu • vaccine on July 27th, 2012.
Claims that an influenza epidemic of swine flu proportions are set to overwhelm the country are overblown, according to virologists at the National Influenza Centre. Media reports that a ‘new strain’ of influenza — H3N2 — causing hallucinations and crippling nausea, is heading north from Canterbury, and that flu admissions are at ‘epidemic’ levels, are [...]
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