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NEWS ALERT: China Closes Poultry Markets As Bird Flu Spreads

Officials in eastern Hangzhou, China are boosting efforts to prevent the spread of H7N9, the deadly strain of bird flu that has already killed 22 people this year.

WHO: New flu passes more easily from bird to human

BEIJING (AP) — A new strain of bird flu that emerged in China over the past month is one of the “most lethal” flu viruses so far, worrying health officials because it can jump more easily from birds to humans than the one that started killing people a decade ago,World Health Organization officials said Wednesday.

China bird flu: Two men die in Shanghai

Two men have died in the Chinese city of Shanghai, after contracting a strain of bird flu not previously known in humans, Chinese officials say.

Could SARS-like Virus be the Beginning of a UK Epidemic?

BREAKING: During the last couple of hours, a third patient in the UK has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus. The patient, a male from Qatar had, according to sources, spent time with the second patient, who is hospitalized in Manchester.

H5N1 Avian Flu Has Mutated

Avian Flu has started to show signs of resurgence and a new strain, a mutation has appeared in China and Vietnam at roughly the same time. Scientists are working around the clock to find out what the risk to humans may be. At this point the World Heath Organisation are saying they cannot predict its effects on human populations.

Deadly bird flu studies to stay secret for now: WHO

Are you freaking kidding me? What the hell do they mean “for now”? It is just amazing how they have something that can wipe out most of the population and they want to keep taunting it. They really keep me wondering. (Reuters) – Two studies showing how scientists mutated the H5N1 bird flu virus into a form that could cause a deadly human pandemic will be published only after experts fully assess the risks, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.

Killer Flu Research Temporarily Halted

Wanna research H5N1 and make it worse? You have got to be kidding me! The scientists who are currently working on an absolute killer strain of the H5N1 avian influenza, have agreed to stop working on it for 60 days. This is in response to public fear and concern that the research could accidentally create a “problem”. You can read more about the details here. This is like out of the recent movie such as Contagion. These so called scientist are playing games with a virus they know can wipe out our population like the black plague did...