By Nick TriggleHealth reporter, BBC NewsExperts are adamant, the world has never been better prepared for a flu pandemic.History tells us that there are global epidemics every 30 to 50 years. And with the last one happening in the late 1960s, governments across the world have been on alert for the past decade. That moment could now be here with the World Health Organization describing the outbrea Read More »
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China has banned imports of pork products from Mexico and several US states as part of attempts to prevent a deadly flu virus entering the country.Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia announced plans to screen travellers for symptoms of swine flu. Asian governments are on high alert after the World Health Organization (WHO) warned of a possible pandemic. Asia has battled hard to st Read More »
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