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Ohio Prepares For Possible Spread of Bird Flu

27, 2006

The National Centers for Disease Control, The Ohio Department of Health and other state and local government agencies are preparing for a flu pandemic. Even though the H-5-N-1 Bird Flu virus has not shown up anywhere in the United States, thus far, and person-to-person transmission is rare, public health and state agriculture officials are taking precautions.

Federal Official Tells Columbus Audience To Prepare For Flu Pandemic

17, 2006

The nation’s top health official warned Ohio today that the FEDS won’t be able to come to any state’s rescue .if the bird flu mutates into a nationwide or worldwide pandemic that kills humans.