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Nurseries should take soft toys away from children and discourage them from sharing crayons to stop the spread of swine flu, the government warned today.
The most recent news is that the Church of England has now issued an unprecedented order to suspend the "sharing of the chalice" at services of Holy Communion in 16,000 parish churches, as a precaution against the spread of the deadly virus.
Originally posted by Bushido Kanji
Now, I may be mistaken, but I do believe that it was never officially announced to be a pandemic. Also, I may be mistaken once again, but isn't the definition of pandemic mean prevalent throughout a large area?
[edit on 29-7-2009 by Bushido Kanji]