Next flu pandemic could be deadlier than Spanish flu killing 400m globally

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    Next flu pandemic could be 'DEADLIER than Spanish flu - killing 400m globally'
    A DEADLY flu pandemic like the Spanish flu could happen again, wiping out 400 million globally, leading flu experts have warned.
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    Well what else is new , either it's gonna kill us or it's another fear job running a muck so they can gather all their dumb asses to get those flu shots, that way you can be given a flu vaccine for some flu bug that hasn't even hit yet. If they knew this was coming they'd have a shot for it spcifically.

    These idiots can't give you a flu shot for a flu that they don't even know which type is gonna hit yet....

    It's probably to scare the hell out of everyone so they get a flu shot..........
     
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    Get vaccinated!
     
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    Yep its right people....get vaccinated...no matter your age...today's flu can kill even the most durable and youthful among us....
     
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    hear hear
     
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    Interesting historical note on the Spanish Flu Outbreak of 1918 - 1920. The bodies reaction to the infection was auto-immune. People with healthy immune systems were more likely to die from it than those with compromised immune systems. Young healthy adults were the most numerous casualties of that outbreak.
     
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    Since the cited article points out that the 'shift' a flu strain would make takes at least four months to respond to with vaccine modifications, what good does getting a vaccination for the 'old' form do?
     

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