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Mexico Swine Flu Virus Alert

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An evolving flu virus, the Mexico swine flu virus is a combination of bird flu, swine flu and the common human flu or influenza virus. This is currently dreaded all over Mexico and that it cannot be had thru eating the meat of infected swine and hogs. It is said that dozens of Mexicans already died and the death toll is still increasing as days pass.

Schools were closed down because of the epidemic alert as the said swine flu virus may only be transferred through human to human contact. The World Health Organization is alerting other countries regarding the incident. Meanwhile, the Philippines is already looking into the point of entries in airports to quarantine incoming people from Mexico in moves to contain possible virus spread in the country.

In Mexico, it is said in reports that more than 1,000 people have been sick with flu while surgical masks were urged for use for people as a preventive measure. According to reports “The WHO was convening an expert panel to consider whether to raise the pandemic alert level or issue travel advisories.”

The virus is said to attack the respiratotry system and disease related symptoms will be the one to kill a person infected with the swine virus if not attended at once.

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