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Flu Pandemic comes to an end.

world_health_organizationOn the 10th of August, 2010, the Director General of the World Health Organization announced the end of the Swine Flu (A/H1N1) pandemic.

Known as the "post-pandemic" phase, there is still H1N1 activity with localised outbreaks of various magnitudes still likely to continue.

The UK's Health Protection Agency (HPA) comments that countries in the southern hemisphere (in particular India and New Zealand) are seeing H1N1 as part of their seasonal flu activity.

For more information:

HPA website                     click here

WHO website                   click here

NHS Choices website     click here

Please report any broken links to the emergency preparedness team.

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