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Is Swine Flu the Same as the Regular Flu?

Written on Tuesday, May 5, 2009 Is Swine Flu the Same as the Regular Flu? According to US Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, the H1N1 (a.k.a. Swine Flu) virus is no more dangerous than the regular flu viruses that are present each year. She went on to explain that scientists have found that the severity of this particular strain is not stronger than the regular flu. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the H1N1 virus has been blamed for 25 deaths in Mexico and 1 in the Read more [...]