Vietnam hit with first human bird flu cases in 1½ years

Bird flu has resurfaced with a vengeance in Vietnam – with five people falling ill in as many weeks – after no human cases had been reported for a year and a half. Health experts say the spike is a sobering reminder that the H5N1 virus remains deep-rooted and can kill at any time. The virus also has flared elsewhere, with people falling ill in China, Egypt and Indonesia this month alone. And poultry outbreaks have surfaced in Myanmar, Malaysia and as far afield as the Czech Republic. Full Story

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