News in Review Avian Flu: Preparing for a Pandemic

News in Review Avian Flu: Preparing for a Pandemic

Health authorities around the world have been monitoring a new and dangerous bird-flu virus. So far the virus has been relatively harmless. But experts fear it could mutate into a much more deadly form and kill tens of millions of people. In this News in Review story we'll look at why the virus is so dangerous, and we'll examine what Canada is doing to prepare for a pandemic.

  • 2006
  • 00:15:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/15/2006
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Edition
January 2006
Subjects
Avian influenza [LCSH] Avian influenza A virus [LCSH] Viruses [LCSH] Virus diseases [LCSH] Avian influenza -- Prevention [LCSH] Epidemics -- Prevention [LCSH] Epidemics -- Social aspects [LCSH] Health education [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Medical sciences [LCSH]
Team
Carla Robinson (Host), Kelly Crowe (Journalist), Joan Leishman (Journalist)
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