Sunday, April 28, 2013

China H7N9 Bird Flu Cases Keep Rising, Mainland Total Reaches 120

The number of confirmed H7N9 bird flu cases in mainland China stood at 120 as of yesterday at 7 p.m. Beijing time, according to China National Radio. The number of dead was 23.

The latest case of the deadly new flu includes the first illness in Hunan Province.

Cases continued to rise after World Health Organization officials this week concluded a trip to China and lauded the country’s efforts to control the deadly new flu.