Bird flu pandemic worse than 2009 swine flu outbreak could be on its way to Britain

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http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/bird-flu-pandemic-worse-2009-10681493

A bird flu pandemic could be heading Britain’s way, warn scientists (Photo: Reuters)

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Scientists fear a bird flu pandemic worse than the 2009 swine flu outbreak could be heading Britain’s way.

And the UK is making no preparations for a vaccine to prevent it.

Shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth said: “Given the severity of the warnings, the Government ought to say what measures it is taking to improve preparedness to deal with an outbreak like this.”

More than 1,300 bird flu victims have been identified, mostly in China.

Of those, 476 have died, a rate of…

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