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Flu Like Symptoms

If you live in the Southwest, beware that your flu-like may not be flu, they may be Valley Fever. Valley Fever is an airborne disease spread by the dry dust of the Southwest, and since last May, cases have been on the rise. Two factors are at work: first, over the last decade, the Southwest […]

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This flu season, a new virus has appeared: and early indications are that it can spread from humans to dogs. While humans have had only mild symptoms so far (coughing, stomach pain) dogs seem to develop symptoms rapidly, and if not treated immediately can die within 24 hours. Here are the symptoms to watch for:

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New-SARS Virus In US?

May 23, 2013

The World Health Organization has given out a very general warning about the new Coronavirus (similar to SARS but with nasty effects on the kidneys): health care professionals need to watch for strange clusters of flu-like symptoms. Guess what’s shown up in Alabama? If you guessed “a strange cluster of flu-like symptoms”, you’re spot on. […]

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The new SARS like virus (same flu like effects plus rapid kidney failure) that originated in Saudi Arabia is now in France. Authorities are saying that it doesn’t seem to spread easily between people but past cases have shown that close quarters will do the trick. The WHO is not doing a good job of […]

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More heat, dryer weather, and more people living in Valley Fever affected regions has lead to an increase in cases of Valley Fever, especially in California. California has created many cases by building state prisons in affected areas, leading to massive outbreaks and the expensive transfer and care of prisoners. Even more at risk are […]

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