The group of students infected with the swine flu virus that originated in
This among many other similar situations points out the pandemic threat that the Mexican flu could bring. These students were in
Tony Ryall confirmed that each of the swine virus infected individuals has been quarantined to their home and that they are being treated with Tamiflu, an antiviral drug. The good news however is that all of the infected people are said to be in good condition and recovering without any complications.
Beyond these eleven cases Ryall voiced his concern to the
Other regions where suspected cases of the swine flu are include
In order to help prevent infected people from entering the country New Zealand health officials are now screening all patients that arrive from the Americas by giving them a medical examination and requiring that they leave contact information in case they are found to have been in contact with other infected individuals.