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H1 N1 Virus Power Point

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H1 N1 Virus Power Point

  1. 1. H1N1 Virus<br />Feeling under the weather? Not in your usual tip top shape? You could be the next victim of the Swine Flu!<br />H1N1 Virus, as it takes on an immune system. <br />By: Chelsey Buchholz<br />Technology 290<br />
  2. 2. The Importance of Knowing <br />Becoming educated about the H1N1Virus/Swine Flu will defer:<br />Death<br />Missing school, work, and other extracurricular activities from being sick<br />Spreading the flu<br />Dr. Frieden said in an eSchool News report, &quot;Influenza can be unpredictable, so preparation and planning are key. &quot;We can&apos;t stop the tide of flu, but we can reduce the number of people who become very ill by preparing well and acting effectively”(eSchool News).<br />
  3. 3. What is H1N1 Virus/Swine Flu?<br />Respiratory Infection<br />The H1N1 Virus/Swine Flu contains genetics from human, avian, and swine flu viruses (Mayo Clinic).<br />H1N1 Virus/Swine Flu spreads rapidly<br />June, 2009 the epidemic had been verified worldwide (Mayo Clinic).<br />Swine Flu was named after influenza in pigs (Mayo Clinic). <br />
  4. 4. Symptoms of H1N1 Virus/Swine Flu<br />Sore Throat<br />Cough<br />Body aches<br />High Fevers<br />Chills <br />Tired<br />Diarrhea<br />Vomiting <br />( Info from Mayo Clinic) <br />Fatigue<br />
  5. 5. Avoiding H1N1 Virus/Swine Flu<br />Stay home if sick<br />Wash hands thoroughly and constantly<br />Avoid large crowds of people<br />Steer clear of sick ones<br />(Info from Mayo Clinic)<br />
  6. 6. Treatments<br />Symptom Relief<br />Antiviral Drugs- oseltamivir (Tamiflu) and zanamivir <br />(Mayo Clinic) <br />Tamiflu<br />
  7. 7. Impacting K-12 Education<br />Students missing school/lessons<br />School Closings<br />Teachers and parents in fear<br />Cleaning Frenzy<br />
  8. 8. Education Survives <br />Companies help schools continue with lecture<br />Sick students still learning at home<br />Office Live for teachers and students<br />
  9. 9. Game Plan<br />Schools hosting Swine Flu shots <br />Learning at home<br />Podcasts<br />DVDs<br />Take Home Learning Packets<br />(eSchool News)<br />
  10. 10. Spreading of the Germs<br />Get flu shots<br />Stay home when sick<br />Steer clear from sick ones<br />Clean, clean, clean<br />
  11. 11. Conclusion<br />Be aware of H1N1 Virus/Swine Flu<br />Know the symptoms<br />Take Precautions<br />Get vaccinated<br />If child/student misses school, know about technology learning<br />STAY HEALTHY AND CLEAN, CLEAN, CLEAN!<br />
  12. 12. References<br />Picture References:<br />Author: AJC1<br />Name: H1N1 Influenza Virus<br />URL: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ajc1/3493605447/sizes/s/<br />Author: infrogmation<br />Name: Wellbe Says<br />URL: http://www.flickr.com/photos/infrogmation/3486970729/sizes/s/<br />Author: obo-bobolina<br />Name: Super Fatigue<br />URL: http://www.flickr.com/photos/obo-bobolina/1042616799/sizes/s/<br />Author: Richard Sunderland<br />Name: Tamiflu<br />URL: http://www.flickr.com/photos/richardsunderland/3766491852/sizes/s/<br />
  13. 13. References<br />Online Sources:<br />Mayo Clinic Staff. (September 30, 2009). Mayo Clinic: H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu). Retrieved from http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/swine-flu/DS01144<br />Staff and Wire Reports. (October 28, 2009). eSchool News: Feds Revise Swine Flu Guidance. Retrieved from http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/index.cfm?print&i=60100<br />Staff and Wire Reports. (September 16, 2009). eSchool News: Companies Help Schools Survive Swine Flu. Retrieved from http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/index.cfm?i=60722<br />Staff and Wire Reports. (June 18, 2009). eSchool News: Schools Could be Clinics for Swine Flu Shots. Retrieved from http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/news-by-subject/safety- security/index.cfm?i=59287<br />
  14. 14. References<br />Online Sources<br />Staff and Wire Reports. (August 25, 2009). eSchool News: Feds Issue More Guidance on Swine Flu. Retrieved from http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/index.cfm?i=60331<br />

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