Reports of Swine Flu Outbreak in Namibia
Despite confirmed cases having been reported but the health authorities say there is no swine flue outbreak. Swine flu, also known as the H1N1 virus, is a relatively new strain of an influenza virus that causes symptoms similar to the regular flu. It originated in pigs but is spread primarily from person to person. Swine flu made headlines in 2009 when it was first discovered in humans and became a pandemic.
Namibia: Swine Flu Confirmed in Rehoboth
Namibian, 28 June 2018
THE Ministry of Health and Social Services has confirmed a case of the H1N1 influenza virus, also known as swine flu, at Rehoboth. Read more »
Namibia: Five Test Positive for Swine Flu
Namibian, 29 June 2018
THE Ministry of Health and Social Services yesterday announced that five people had tested positive for the H1N1 influenza virus, also known as swine flu. Read more »