H1N1 Influenza

Most Wanted Virus

The Swine Flu

The swine flu was first detected in the united states in 2009, it was the first world wide pandemic since the spanish flu in 1918-1919. The scientific name for the swine flu is H1N, but its common name is the swine flu, its called swine flu because its also found in swine. The reason it was so contagious was because indirect or direct contact with someone infected could infect someone.

treatment and prevention

Prevention- Washing hands, avoid touching eyes or mouth, and staying away from people already infected (no likely victims affects all ages and ethnicities)

Treatment-H1N1 vaccine, medicines for symptoms