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The infamous 1918 Spanish Flu, according to The New Yorker, is estimated to have killed as many as 100 million people worldwide in three deadly waves, and it only had a roughly two-percent mortality rate.



People who have already been vaccinated for seasonal flu or H1N1 swine flu may be more susceptible to serious infection or death from H7N9, should they contract it, compared to those who have not been vaccinated.

A paper recently published in the journal Eurosurveillance explains that flu vaccines can prevent neutralizing antibodies from recognizing new pathogens, resulting in weakened immunity and higher susceptibility to more serious infection.

“Sometimes - and for reasons that aren’t well understood – an earlier viral infection can set the host up for a more serious infection when exposed at a later date to a similar virus,” explains the paper. “The problem usually comes later, when a person is infected with a different serotype,” it adds, referring to closely-related, yet distinct, viruses that can cause more serious infection down the road.

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“Did you know that a flu virus can survive on the surface of a bank-note for up to 17 days? One day, there will be a pandemic.

It could begin during the crush of ‘Black Friday’ sales. A pathogen will jump from tainted banknotes to human skin, onto food, toys, children and loved ones.

By the time ‘Patient Zero’ feels the first sore throat, millions of people will already be infected.

Superbugs Could Kill 10 Million By 2050, Report Warns.

Ebola

DHS Chatter: Suspected Terrorists Planning to Infect Themselves With Ebola. 16 Apocalyptic Quotes From Global Health Officials About This Horrific Ebola Epidemic. Ebola continues to spread an an exponential rate.

16 Apocalyptic Quotes From Global Health Officials About This Horrific Ebola Epidemic

According to the World Health Organization, 40 percent of all Ebola cases have happened in just the last three weeks. At this point, the official numbers tell us that approximately 3,500 people have gotten the virus in Africa and more than 1,900 people have died. The Ebola Outbreak: U.S. Sponsored Bioterror? We can now be extraordinarily confident that the U.S. government is lying, in key material respects, about the latest Ebola outbreak—and not just because it lies about nearly everything of political consequence.

The Ebola Outbreak: U.S. Sponsored Bioterror?

This article shows that there are compelling reasons to believe we are being told three big lies about Ebola. SCIENCE: Scientist calls for death to humanity (John Ballantyne) By John Ballantyne News Weekly, April 15, 2006 A Texas scientist advocates killing nine-tenths of the world's population by an airborne Ebola virus, writes John Ballantyne.

SCIENCE: Scientist calls for death to humanity (John Ballantyne)

An award-winning Texas scientist was given a standing ovation after he advocated the extermination of 90 per cent of the Earth's population by an airborne Ebola virus. The University of Texas evolutionary ecologist, Dr Eric R. » Flashback: Ebola Goes Airborne, Causes Outbreak in Medical Lab Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind! Ebola: Panic or Pandemic? – An open source investigation. U.S. Preps For Ebola Outbreak: Cases May Exceed 100,000 By December: “The Numbers Are Really Scary” Mac SlavoSHTFplan.com September 2, 2014 Though news on the Ebola virus has been muted since two American health care workers were admitted to U.S.

U.S. Preps For Ebola Outbreak: Cases May Exceed 100,000 By December: “The Numbers Are Really Scary”

-based facilities last month, the deadly contagion continues to spread. According to the World Health Organization more than 40% of all Ebola cases thus far have occurred in just the last three months, suggesting that the virus is continuing to build steam. WHO: Warning: Over 1 Million Ebola Cases By End Of January. LONDON (AP) — New estimates from the World Health Organization warn the number of Ebola cases could hit 21,000 in six weeks unless efforts to curb the outbreak are ramped up.

WHO: Warning: Over 1 Million Ebola Cases By End Of January

Since the first cases were reported six months ago, the tally of cases in West Africa has reached an estimated 5,800 illnesses. WHO officials say cases are continuing to increase exponentially and Ebola could sicken people for years to come without better control measures. In recent weeks, health officials worldwide have stepped up efforts to provide aid but the virus is still spreading. There aren't enough hospital beds, health workers or even soap and water in the hardest-hit West African countries: Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. EBOLA: Doctor says border controls critical Last week, the U.S. announced it would build more than a dozen medical centers in Liberia and send 3,000 troops to help. CDC accidentally contaminated bird flu samples because scientist had to rush to a meeting. The Final Hour: Plagues. Scientists now believe that the bird flu is killing people more slowly.

The Final Hour: Plagues

Do you think that is good news? It's not. In fact, scientists fear that by not killing people as quickly, the bird flu has a much better chance of becoming a pandemic that will kill millions because it gives the disease more time to spread before killing the host. These days the topic of a potential bird flu pandemic is mainstream news.

One major U.K. newspaper says that the recent outbreak of new human bird flu cases suggests that the danger of a pandemic is rising: Vaccination may increase susceptability to future strains. H7N9 Age Curve - Credit CIDRAP One of the ongoing mysteries surrounding the H7N9 outbreak in China is the disproportionate skewing of known cases towards elderly males – even though all ages in the community are assumed to be equally immunologically naive to this emerging virus.

vaccination may increase susceptability to future strains

This excellent chart by Laidback Al clearly shows the disproportionate impact H7N9 is having on the elderly, while the largest segment of the Chinese population – middle-aged adults - are far less represented in the case counts. NOVEL INFECTIOUS DISEASES. Tracking Infectious Diseases since 2006. Provinces End Emergency Response as H7N9 Cases Slow. Links. Science experiments with deadly viruses risk decimating humankind, warn experts. L.J.

Science experiments with deadly viruses risk decimating humankind, warn experts

DevonNatural News May 26, 2014. Scientists deliberately create 127 hybrid viruses from H1N1, then warn they are dangerous. Ethan A.

Scientists deliberately create 127 hybrid viruses from H1N1, then warn they are dangerous

Huff,Natural News March 9, 2011 Chinese researchers recently warned the world in a study that the H1N1 virus is capable of combining with various other viruses to create “novel pandemic strains.” Scientists Weaponize Deadly Bird Flu, Consider Releasing Results Necessary to Create Bioweapon. Anthony GucciardiActivist Post November 21, 2011 It sounds like something out of a bizarre science fiction comic book, but scientists have weaponized the H5N1 bird flu virus, and are actually considering releasing the research.

Scientists Weaponize Deadly Bird Flu, Consider Releasing Results Necessary to Create Bioweapon

The experiments, which involved mutating the virus a total of 5 times, made the strain highly contagious between ferrets — the very animal model used to study human flu infection. Of course many scientists are now warning that if such research was made public it could result in the construction of deadly bioweapons. Making the virus highly contagious could result in widespread infection. The H5N1 virus has been infecting birds and other animals in recent years, though it has also infected around 500 people. IT’S AIRBORNE: Human Transmission of Deadly H7N9 Virus Now Confirmed.

Mac SlavoSHTFPlan.com May 24, 2013 In April of this year researches studying the H7N9 bird flu virus in China advised global governments to get prepared for the worst case scenario. According to the World Health Organization, H7N9 is one the most lethal influenza strains ever identified because it mutates eight times faster than a normal flu virus, and according to official records, has a death-to-infection ratio of about 25%. The Armageddon virus: Why experts fear a disease that leaps from animals to humans could devastate mankind in the next five years.

Warning comes after man died from a Sars-like virus that had previously only been seen in batsEarlier this month a man from Glasgow died from a tick-borne disease that is widespread in domestic and wild animals in Africa and Asia By John Naish Published: 22:43 GMT, 14 October 2012 | Updated: 12:35 GMT, 15 October 2012 Armageddon: Scientists have warned that a global viral outbreak is inevitable within five years.