posted on Aug, 30 2007 @ 09:53 PM
Run for the hills, chicken littles, the sky is falling!!!
Seriously, how does an article from Ghana talking about the locals preparations for ANY possible bird flu outbreak, turn into this miasma of
Please point out where, in the article, it says it can transmit human to human??
300 poultry farmers WORLDWIDE have contracted H5N1, not in Ghana. Does the fact that they're POULTRY WORKERS ring any bells?? You don't think the
fact that they're in close contact with tens of thousands of birds every day, has anything to do with it?
Now don't get me wrong, IF H5N1 mutates rapidly, we could be seriously screwed, but as far as I can tell, that hasn't happened, yet.
Just have a look at the havoc that equine influenza is causing in Australia at the moment. The Spring racing carnival has been canceled in Sydney and
potentially, 50,000 jobs could be on the line, in ONE state. And it was possibly caused by a government facility releasing the disease by accident (or
Way to scare the kiddies