Fear of an Avian Flu pandemic has reached epic proportions and with good reason. If it becomes a fully mutated strain that is easily transmittable between humans, the result of this sickness on the hu...
Just when AARP magazine, and so many other well respected and widely read publications, are carrying articles about pandemic flu planning for personal homes, more bad news. This news is not for the p...
The recent cover stories in USA Today, beautifully depict the potential spectrum of disease and the implications of human vulnerability to pandemic flu and specifically the H5N1 avian flu strain.But t...
The article by Dr. Richard Garden in the fall 2006 Correct Care (Volume 20 Issue 4) titled Pandemic Flu: Planning for the "What If" is an excellent overview of the concerns and issues that will face ...
One of the latest fears around the World is the outbreak of bird flu. Bird flu has been spreading around countries such as Indonesia, Thailand, and China. Now, this virus is rapidly spreading to more ...
Bird Flu is caused by Avian flu viruses which naturally occur in birds. Birds in the wild, all over the world, carry the virus in their intestines, although they rarely become ill from it.The Bird F...
Bird flu is not a new trend. In 1918 around 700 000 Americans were killed by this disease! This is why being prepared is essential! Every emergency preparedness kit needs survival gear such as respira...
The Avian Influenza: What is it? The avian influenza virus, also known as the bird flu, is often carried by wild birds. The virus does not kill its wild carriers, as their immune systems have been hon...
This is the time of year in which the birds come back to your home in droves. Many bird enthusiasts actively attract birds through the use of birdhouses, bird feeders, and bird-baths. With the growi...
With the warm weather comes the influx of wild birds to your yard. As a homowener, you will probably welcome these birds with food and birdhouses. However, it is often asked if there is a potent...