Saturday, February 3, 2007
Et tu, Bird flu?
Looks like the bird flu is making a comeback these days. In recent months, it has flared up in China, Egypt, Indonesia, Japan, Nigeria, South Korea, Thailand and Viet Nam. A few weeks ago, it re-emerged on the European continent in Hungary. Today, the U.K. confirmed that is has found the deadly strain of the bird flu on a turkey farm there while the World Heath Organization (WHO) confirmed Nigeria's and also Africa's first human death from the strain.