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Swine Flu: Natural Pandemic or Man-Made Pandemonium?

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posted on Aug, 31 2009 @ 03:30 AM
Let me start this thread differently. I am as overwhelmed with all this Swine Flu stuff as all the rest of our memebers but I believe we have to stay vigalent in our efforts to stay as well informed as possible. Please know upfront, this article is really long but I promise you that you will take away a lot of great information once you get through it as I did and please know that I would never post something like this if I didn't think we needed to hear this. So here we go...

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The latest in the barrage of media reports on swine flu is a Bloomberg news report (August 25, 2009) that it might hospitalize 1.8 million patients in the US and over-burden hospital intensive care units.

This comes from a planning scenario released by the President's Council of Advisers on Science and Technology The Bloomberg story cites some theatrical numbers:

Half of the US population infected (that is, over 150 million people)
300,000 people in hospital intensive care units
30–90,000 people dead
By-pass surgery emergency operations disrupted
But hidden in paragraph 5 of the Bloomberg piece is the most pertinent part:

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