Influenza

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Last updated 4 years ago

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Human Anatomy

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Influenza

The influenza

n 1918-1919, the worst flu in recorded history killed an estimated 50 million people worldwide. The U.S. death toll was 675,000 - five times the number of U.S. soldiers killed in World War I. Where did the 1918 flu come from? Why was it so lethal? What did we learn?

A 49-year-old man from China is believed to be the world's first human infected with the H5N6 avian flu strain.

Influenza is a viral infection that attacks your respiratory system — your nose, throat and lungs.

Influenza viruses

The are multiple ways to get the flu from getting it from animals. So make sure your food is good.

When one person gets the flu other people can contract it from them. so if you havee the flu stay home.

H5N6 avian flu

Causes

Transfer of the flu through animals

Spread from person to person.


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