PREVENTION PROTECTION Dr.Kedar Karki AND
SWINE FLU PREVENTION PROTECTION AND
 
 
 
 
MAP of H1 N1 Swine Flu
The Cause
 
Any strain of influenza endemic in swines(pigs), cause SWINE FLUE .
The 2009 flu outbreak in humans is due to a new strain of influenza A virus subtype H1N1 that derives in part from human i...
The Effects
 
As the swine flu spread throughout the world, countries and citizens moved quickly to protect themselves, donning face mas...
This week, one story has been prominent in our output: Swine Flu .   - BBC News
The World Health Organization raised the alert level of the fast-spreading swine flu virus, indicating that a "pandem...
A global swine-flu pandemic is likely, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday as it raised its alert level to ...
 
 
 
 
 
A Belarussian veterinarian gives a vaccination to pigs at a hog   farm
 
 
Can I catch Swine Flu by eating pork?
No
Then, how does it spread?
Being in close proximity with infected pigs
Person to person transmission through coughing or sneezing
Touching something with swine flu influenza on it
<ul><li>fever </li></ul><ul><li>lethargy </li></ul><ul><li>lack of appetite  </li></ul><ul><li>Coughing  </li></ul><ul><li...
Respiratory specimen should be collected within 4 to 5 days of illness. The diagnosis
<ul><li>CDC recommends the use of oseltamivir or zanamivir for the treatment and/or prevention of infection with swine inf...
The Prevention
Non essential visits to the affected areas should be avoided
Contact with people from the affected areas should be cautionary
Regular and frequent handwash
Covering sneezes and coughs
Wear masks
 
Last, but certainly not the least
Sense, not scare  is the key to stay safe
As the best treatment of any disease is   PREVENTION
Dont blame pig
So,  Stay Alert, Stay Safe
Spread d massage of swine flu 2 all THANKS TO ALL
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The 2009 flu outbreak in humans is due to a new strain of influenza A virus subtype H1N1 that derives in part from human influenza, avian influenza, and two separate strains of swine influenza.

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Swine Flu Prevention and Protection

  1. 1. PREVENTION PROTECTION Dr.Kedar Karki AND
  2. 2. SWINE FLU PREVENTION PROTECTION AND
  3. 7. MAP of H1 N1 Swine Flu
  4. 8. The Cause
  5. 10. Any strain of influenza endemic in swines(pigs), cause SWINE FLUE .
  6. 11. The 2009 flu outbreak in humans is due to a new strain of influenza A virus subtype H1N1 that derives in part from human influenza, avian influenza, and two separate strains of swine influenza. - Wikipedia
  7. 12. The Effects
  8. 14. As the swine flu spread throughout the world, countries and citizens moved quickly to protect themselves, donning face masks, cancelling trips, and staying out of crowded areas. - FT.com
  9. 15. This week, one story has been prominent in our output: Swine Flu . - BBC News
  10. 16. The World Health Organization raised the alert level of the fast-spreading swine flu virus, indicating that a &quot;pandemic is imminent.&quot; -NY Times
  11. 17. A global swine-flu pandemic is likely, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday as it raised its alert level to Phase 5, the next-to-highest level in the worldwide warning system. -The Seattle Times
  12. 23. A Belarussian veterinarian gives a vaccination to pigs at a hog farm
  13. 26. Can I catch Swine Flu by eating pork?
  14. 27. No
  15. 28. Then, how does it spread?
  16. 29. Being in close proximity with infected pigs
  17. 30. Person to person transmission through coughing or sneezing
  18. 31. Touching something with swine flu influenza on it
  19. 32. <ul><li>fever </li></ul><ul><li>lethargy </li></ul><ul><li>lack of appetite </li></ul><ul><li>Coughing </li></ul><ul><li>runny nose </li></ul><ul><li>sore throat </li></ul><ul><li>nausea </li></ul><ul><li>vomiting </li></ul><ul><li>diarrhea . </li></ul>Symptoms
  20. 33. Respiratory specimen should be collected within 4 to 5 days of illness. The diagnosis
  21. 34. <ul><li>CDC recommends the use of oseltamivir or zanamivir for the treatment and/or prevention of infection with swine influenza viruses. </li></ul>The Medication
  22. 35. The Prevention
  23. 36. Non essential visits to the affected areas should be avoided
  24. 37. Contact with people from the affected areas should be cautionary
  25. 38. Regular and frequent handwash
  26. 39. Covering sneezes and coughs
  27. 40. Wear masks
  28. 42. Last, but certainly not the least
  29. 43. Sense, not scare is the key to stay safe
  30. 44. As the best treatment of any disease is PREVENTION
  31. 45. Dont blame pig
  32. 46. So, Stay Alert, Stay Safe
  33. 47. Spread d massage of swine flu 2 all THANKS TO ALL

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