Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Outbreak of swineflu kills 17 in Venezuela

17 people have been killed by an outbreak of swineflu in Venezuela and another 250 people are infected.

H1N1, often referred to as swine flu, was a flu strain that swept around in the world in a 2009/2010 pandemic.

Most of the cases were in border states near Colombia.

http://www.rte.ie/news/2013/0527/453028-swineflu-venezuela/