Navigation Links
Bird flu infection spreads from Asia to Europe

Recent reports of Bird flu outbreak in Russia was spread by infected migratory birds.

H5N1 avian influenza virus attack in the Chinese province for the past three months, and earlier outbreaks, which occurred in Southeast Asia, is moving towards European countries. Earlier reports of the virus// attacking Poultry in Russia and in Kazakhstan killing more than 6,000 birds and caused a suspected human infection.

The causes of the outbreak in Russia and Kazakhstan are caused by infection spread from China and the recent outbreak hints that the disease is moving towards Europe. Past outbreaks have centered on Southeast Asia and, more recently, parts of China.

Researchers also worry the outbreak may show that migratory birds are spreading the disease. Avian flu has struck in domestic poultry flocks close to Russia's large Chany Lake, a nesting ground for migrants. This spread of the virus by the migratory birds has caused great concern over the spread of the disease as it may lead to spread of the virus worldwide, as most of the migratory birds which fly from their breeding grounds in Oinghai, migrates to different destinations across Southeast Asia and India. The bird flu infections that occurred in Russia was found to be caused by the influenza virus H5N1 type.

Simba Chan, an expert on cranes at the Wild Bird Society of Japan in Tokyo, says it is unlikely that the disease has come to Russia from China, as birds do not usually fly in that direction at this time of year. Brown suggests instead that the new cases might have spread from undeclared poultry outbreaks in nearby China. But Juan Lubroth, head of infectious diseases for the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), says there is still cause for concern over migratory birds. The best thing to do, he says, would be to set up surveillance areas to randomly test wild bird populations. The FAO would need US$20-30 million for such a study, he says.

Medindia on Avian flu – Further Information:

Avian Influenza: Avian influenza (AI) or Bird Flu is a disease of viral etiology that ranges from a mild or even asymptomatic infection to an acute, fatal disease of chickens, turkeys, guinea fowls, and other avian species, especially migratory waterfowl.

For more information read:

http:www.medindia.net/Patients/
PatientInfo/birdflu.asp


Respiratory Diseases: You may take breathing for granted, thinking that it is just an involuntary reflex action. But for the millions of people who suffer from respiratory diseases, each breath is a major accomplishment. Those people include patients with chronic lung problems, such as asthma , bronchitis, and emphysema, but they also include heart attack and accident victims, premature infants, and people with cystic fibrosis, lung cancer, or AIDS. In this booklet, however, we propose to discuss some of the common respiratory diseases.

For more information read:

http:www.medindia.net/patients/
patientinfo/respiratory_diseases.asp


Pneumonia: Pneumonia is infection of one or both lungs which is usually caused by a microorganism which can be either a bacteria, virus or fungus. Discovery of antibiotics in the last 50 years has dramatically improved the treatment of pneumonia.

For more information read:

http:www.medindia.net/Patients/
PatientInfo/pneumonia.asp

'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Gay capital reeling with rising HIV infection
2. And now they say infections can cause heart disease!!!!
3. And now they say infections can cause heart disease!!!!
4. Tattoos may significantly increase risk of hepatitis C infection
5. Antibiotic induces liver damage in children with E.COLI infections.
6. Ear infection- a new treatment
7. Acne may protect against infections
8. HIV infections have reached a new high
9. Parasite infections linked to organ transplants
10. Tongue piercing leads to bacterial infection
11. A new infection- hot tub lung
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:10/13/2018)... ... October 13, 2018 , ... ... Sports, Fitness & Nutrition, has announced LaRhonda Burley as its new Vice President ... chartered in 2010 to support and strengthen the mission of the President's Council ...
(Date:10/11/2018)... ... 11, 2018 , ... The Danisco Foundation today has awarded ... fields recognized by DuPont Nutrition & Health for scientific excellence and a remarkable ... food, nutrition and health. , This year’s medalists are: , ? DuPont Nutrition ...
(Date:10/11/2018)... ... October 11, 2018 , ... ... quite vulnerable to manipulation,” warns former U.S. Department of Homeland Security deputy assistant ... Vulnerable and How We Can Stop it. , Pointing to the ability of ...
(Date:10/7/2018)... ... October 07, 2018 , ... Guruji Mahendra Trivedi ... affecting humanity at practical and spiritual levels. Founder of the Trivedi Effect®, Guruji ... ‘Special Prayers’, inspired by Navratri, is a mystical time when Divine Energy is ...
(Date:10/6/2018)... ... October 06, 2018 , ... The iaedp™ ... who treat the full spectrum of eating disorders (ED), today welcomed KellerLife Center ... “As with each of our Presidents Council members, it is an honor for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/16/2018)... Canada (PRWEB) , ... October 16, 2018 , ... ... innovative companies involved in the development and marketing of algae-based omega-3 products, Ben ... the 2018 Algae Biomass Summit in Houston, Texas on October 15. The title ...
(Date:10/16/2018)... ... October 16, 2018 , ... The ... international multidisciplinary group of healthcare treatment providers who treat the full spectrum of ... in a live, two-day, 12-hour track at Symposium 2019. The courses are ...
(Date:10/13/2018)... ... ... As news hits that the annual growth rate of the global pet ... million in 2017 to $7170 million in 2023, technology specialist Aquarium Software says technology ... news comes hot on the heels of an announcement showing that the number of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: