Spread and Cure
Is there a cure for Bird Flu
Bird flu doesn't’t have a cure because the bird flu keeps changing shape so one day scientist find a cure for it then the next day it has changed shape!! But they do have a jab normal flu. You can take the jab and that will stop the bird flu mixing with normal flu and passing on to human to human. But there are still some drugs for bird flu sufferers such as Tammi flu pills.
How does Bird Flu Spread?
You can catch bird flu by going too close to a bird that has the disease or sniffing in bird droppings. Scientists are worried that bird flu will spread human to human by bird flu mixing up with normal flu. The best way to stop bird flu from spreading is to wash your hands before and after every meal and after you go to the toilet You can catch bird flu from chickens ducks and gees. Most of these birds migrate and have big territories so if they have the disease and migrate and leave’s that country and lands in another country and passes it on to another bird then another bird and that bird goes too close to a person so that person gets the disease and passes it onto another person and so on so on. Tats why you should take the flu jab so it doesn't’t pass on to human to human. Did you know that the drug company, Roche, who make tamiflu are now working with the government and health org around the world to try an increase the amount of the drug being made. They are allowing it to be manufactured in other companies factories. Also, Roche have said they will help target the supply of the drug so countries in Asia where the virus is being seen most, can have enough tamiflu to help try and stop the flu spreading.