ABSTRACT

Pandemic Flu: What It Is and How to Prepare [French]   [open pdf - 55KB]

Alternate Title: Grippe Pandémique : Qu'est-ce que C'est et Comment s'y Préparer ?

"When many people get a disease at the same time, it is called a pandemic. Pandemic flu is caused when people get sick or infected from a new flu virus. This type of flu spreads easily from person to person and can cause many people to become very ill or die." This fact sheet, in English and French, discusses the pandemic flu and how to prepare for an outbreak, including signs of flu, what to do to control its spread, the importance of planning ahead for a flu outbreak, how to make a pandemic flu plan, and how to compile an emergency kit.

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Date:
2005
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Copyright:
2005 Health Information Translations
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Health Information Translations: http://www.healthinfotranslations.org/index.php
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pdf
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