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Bird flu, also called avian influenza, is a viral infection that can also infect humans and other animals. However, most forms of the virus are restricted to birds. H5N1 is also the most common form of bird flu. Not only is it deadly to birds, but it can easily affect humans and other animals who come in contact with a carrier. According to the... More »
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Avian influenza - Wikipedia

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Avian influenza — known informally as avian flu or bird flu — refers to "influenza caused by viruses adapted to birds." The type with the greatest risk is highly ...

Information on Avian Influenza | Avian Influenza (Flu) - CDC

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Oct 31, 2016 ... Facts about previous flu pandemics, and key facts about bird flu and the avian influenza virus.

Bird Flu (Avian Flu): Symptoms, How You Catch It, Treatments, and ...

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May 11, 2015 ... Should you be concerned about a particularly bad strain of bird flu - H5N1? WebMD went to public health experts to get answers to your ...

Bird Flu | Influenza A | Avian Flu | MedlinePlus

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The bird flu (also known as influenza A or the avian flu) primarily infects birds, but can pose health risks to people. Learn how to avoid this flu.

Bird flu - NHS Choices

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Introduction. Bird flu, or avian flu, is an infectious type of influenza that spreads among birds. In rare cases, it can affect humans. There are many different strains  ...

Bird Flu: Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors - Healthline

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Dec 14, 2015 ... Bird flu, also called avian influenza, is a viral infection that can also infect humans and other animals. Most forms of the virus are restricted to ...

Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2016 to 2017 - News stories ...

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Dec 23, 2016 ... We have brought together key information about avian influenza (bird flu) risks in this news story, which is regularly updated if the situation ...

The Looming Threat of Avian Flu - The New York Times

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Apr 13, 2016 ... It has been a year since the bird flu tore through the Midwest: enough time for decimated farms to cash their indemnity checks and begin buying ...

WHO | Avian and other zoonotic influenza

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WHO fact sheet on avian influenza: includes key facts, definition, clinical features, ... Examples include avian influenza "bird flu" virus subtypes A(H5N1) and ...