Swine flu is a respiratory disease caused by H1N1- INFLUENZA VIRUS.
It infects the respiratory tract and is known to be easily transmitted by air from one to another.
EARLY SIGNS & SYMPTOMS
NAUSEA, VOMITING & DIARRHOEA
RESPIRATORY DISTRESS AND DISORGANIZED BEHAVIOUR.
The patients develop full blown symptoms in about 4 days of contacting swine flu virus.
THE VIRUS AFFECTS:-
-VERY YOUNG AND VERY OLD PERSONS
-PERSONS SUFFERING FROM ASTHAMA OR OTHER RESPIRATORY AILMENTS
Stay away from crowded places in case of an epidemic
Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth
Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water
Use alcohol based hand sanitizer
Stay away from patients suffering from Flu.