H1N1 Flu Virus (Human Swine Flu) - FACTS

UPDATED September 2009

The attached document answers these common questions about H1N1 Flu Virus (Human Swine Flu)

  • What is H1N1 Flu Virus (Human Swine Flu)?
  • What are the symptoms?
  • How is it spread?
  • When is the H1N1 flu virus contagious?
  • What should I do if I feel sick?
  • Who is at higher risk?
  • What is the difference between vaccines and antivirals?
  • When will this year's flu vaccines be ready?
  • Who should be tested for the H1N1 flu virus?
  • What actions can I take to protect myself and others?

The handout is available in 4 languages; English, Ojibway, Cree and Oji-cree.

 

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H1N1 Flu Facts Handout - English (PDF)685.2 KB
H1N1 Flu Facts Handout - Ojibway (PDF)175.82 KB
H1N1 Flu Facts Handout - Cree (PDF)160.37 KB
H1N1 Flu Facts Handout - Oji-cree (PDF)175.67 KB