Monthly Archives: October 2009

The Facts about H1N1 (Swine) Flu

2009-10-23T16:09:51+00:00

Posted by Dr. Baum and Dr. Kates-Chinoy What is H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu)? The H1N1 flu was originally called 'swine flu' because the flu virus looked similar to flu in pigs. But, this new virus actually has genes from swine, bird, and the human flu, and it can infect people. How do people catch the [...]