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Swine Flu information resources (Updated 5/6)

Update: Check out the UNMC flu page which includes the new library guide


The government has many informative Swine Flu resources on the web:


  • Get the latest updates through the CDC Twitter ( and RSS feeds (

MedlinePlus (good for patients and family)


Environmental Health and Toxicology Links on Swine Flu
The National Library of Medicine Division of Specialized Information Services has released an Enviro-Health Links page on Swine Flu. This page contains links to resources about the 2009 Swine Flu outbreak, including transmission, prevention, treatment, and the genetic makeup of the influenza virus.

Additional sources of information:

World Health Organization

HealthMap is a global disease alert map
It also has a Twitter account which includes swine flu alerts and useful links to news and resources:

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