Health Officials Keep Close Watch on Bird Flu An especially virulent strain of the bird flu has spread from Asia to Europe and Africa. Known as H5N1, the virus can infect humans as well as birds. World leaders and health officials are taking the threat of a pandemic seriously, and pressure is on to develop effective containment measures and treatments.

Ethics of Hoarding Tamiflu to Combat Bird Flu

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LAX Ponders Bird-Flu Plan

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Q&A: Preparing for a Flu Pandemic

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Administration to Release Strategy on Bird Flu

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Q&A: What is Bird Flu and Who's At Risk?

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U.S. Prepares Plan to Ration Flu Drug

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Evidence Suggests Link Between Migration, Bird Flu

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Avian Flu Confirmed in Turkish Birds

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Preparing for a Potential Flu Pandemic

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1918 Virus Could Hold Lessons for Avian Flu

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U.S. Government Tackles Bird-Flu Preparedness

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