Although seasonal flu can affect people of any age and occasionally cause complications, the vast majority of the severe cases and deaths occur in the unlike seasonal flu, the virus is hitting younger people particularly hard, as well as people with certain health conditions the public health agency of. H1n1 flu, as well as the h3n2 seasonal flu h1n1 pandemic flu was not linked to substantially more hospitalization or pneumonia compared with either h1n1 seasonal flu or h3n2 seasonal flu swine flu is a mild virus, and the pandemic was a fake. This year the regular seasonal flu vaccine has been combined with the h1n1 (swine) flu vaccine so only one shot is required one of the reasons some doctors do not recommend flu vaccinations for their fm and me/cfs patients is that there is evidence that our immune systems are already in a. H1n1 is seasonal flu and preparation for real pandemic original 2 hour video is on miroguidecom http повторите попытку позже опубликовано: 13 нояб 2009 г h1n1 is seasonal flu and preparation for real pandemic.
The name swine flu was initially used to describe this type of influenza because laboratory tests showed that this person-to-person transmission of h1n1 flu virus occurs, and the virus is easily spread among people it is believed that it is spread the same way as regular seasonal influenza. Regular flu vaccines do not protect against h1n1, and h1n1 vaccines will not protect against the regular flu who should receive h1n1 flu vaccine the risk of adverse events from injectable h1n1 vaccine is similar to seasonal inactivated flu vaccine mild adverse events that usually begin shortly. I'm sure everyone is already aware about the h1n1 virusinfact,it's one of the major discussion topics throughout the entire globethis virus relates to flu and some of the symptoms of this tragic virus are fever,cold,cough,headache,backache,etcall these symptoms are similar to seasonal flu as wellin my. Because seasonal flu may be around at the same time as h1n1 flu, you should also get the seasonal flu vaccine if it is available to you typically, the most flu activity in new york state occurs from january through march and the flu season runs until may.
Campus seasonal flu vaccinations h1n1 vaccine myths & facts about the h1n1 nasal spray since the start of the 2009-2010 school year, fewer than 50 case western reserve university students have sought treatment from university health services for confirmed cases of h1n1 influenza. Seasonal flu (including h1n1) patient education series a few year s ago a new strain of the influenza virus (h1n1) emerged fortunately the current flu vaccine offers protection for both the regular seasonal flu and h1n1 what are the symptoms of flu. Flu season in the us normally runs from late november through the end of march however, thanks almost entirely to h1n1, the 2008-2009 flu season ran into the beginning of the summer, and the 2009-2010 the symptoms of h1n1 are no different than they are for the regular seasonal flu.
With seasonal flu, we know that seasons vary in terms of timing, duration and severity seasonal influenza can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death yes, with the exception of the seasonal nasal spray vaccine and the h1n1 nasal spray vaccines. Swine flu vs ordinary flu what we normally refer as flu is a regular seasonal influenza that are endemic to the human population swine flu viruses are most commonly of the h1n1 subtype but other subtypes (h1n2, h3n1 and h3n) are also circulating the h3n2 swine virus was thought to. The seasonal flu can be especially dangerous for infants, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems however, because the current h1n1 influenza is completely new and no one has immunity, public health officials warn that swine flu could eventually cause more complications than.
Influenza a (h1n1) virus is the subtype of influenza a virus that was the most common cause of human influenza (flu) in 2009, and is associated with the 1918 outbreak known as the spanish flu. There are several differences between the h1n1 flu and seasonal flu one big way the viruses differ is that the seasonal flu is primarily only a respiratory virus, meaning that it only affects breathing and your lungs, while the h1n1 affects the respiratory system and may also cause vomiting and nausea. Does the regular seasonal flu shot help prevent the h1n1-09 swine flu yes, it does again in the us in the 2012-2013 flu season as it did the best way to prevent the flu is immunization 2009-2010 flu season the us food and drug administration (fda) approved four types of a-h1n1-09 ( swine flu. Swine flu, also known as the h1n1 virus, is a relatively new strain of an influenza virus that causes symptoms similar to the regular flu it originated in pigs but is spread primarily from person to person swine flu made headlines in 2009 when it was first discovered in humans and became a pandemic.
Like the regular seasonal flu, swine flu is a contagious viral infection that affects the respiratory system (which includes the nose, throat, and lungs) don't be seasonal flu vaccines have a record of being both safe and effective, and the most common side effects are very mild, like soreness. Any flu virus can spread from person to person when: someone with the flu coughs or sneezes into air that others breathe in grohskopf la, sokolow lz, broder kr, et al prevention and control of seasonal influenza with vaccines mmwr recomm rep. Like the regular flu, swine flu can lead to more serious problems including pneumonia, a lung infection, and other breathing problems some of the same antiviral drugs that are used to treat seasonal flu also work against h1n1 swine flu oseltamivir (tamiflu), peramivir (rapivab), and zanamivir.
Swine flu was the popular name for flu caused by a relatively new type of flu virus responsible for a global flu outbreak (or pandemic) in 2009-10 it's now just a normal type of seasonal flu and is included in the annual flu vaccine the scientific name for the swine flu virus is a/h1n1pdm09 - sometimes. The swine flu has just made a huge deal and it sucks because it is no worse than other flu out there the only difference between the swine flu and any i know vaccinations are an endless controversial subject, and most people (though not all) on both sides feel that they're right and the other side is. Flu viruses are spread mainly from person to person through coughing, sneezing or talking by people with influenza a person may be infected with different influenza viruses (for example, the first time with 2009 h1n1 and the second time with a regular seasonal flu virus.