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Is swine flu different from regular flu?

Differences. This is the best I have seen to help differentiate: http://www.Newmilfordschools.Org/gibbs/nurse/cold_flu_swine_flu.Pdf. Read more...

The difference between regular and swine flu?

Swine flu has high m. Swinf flu like the epidemic that we had 2 years ago, h1n1 flu has higher mortality rate. Affected children 6 months to 26 years of age. The patients are sicker than regular flu and should be admitted to the hospital. Read more...

Say I have the swine flu vs the regualar flu how would I know?

NO oral sex. As long as there is an open lesion, avoid kissing as well as oral sex. If you pass that on, it will be with her for the rest of her life. Read more...

How are the regular flu and swine flu distinguished from each other?

Seasonal v swine flu. Swine flu typically presents with rapid onset (3 to 5 hours) with a fever (, > 100°), chills, headache, severe aches and pain, fatigue, nasal congestion, sneezing, sore throat, coughing, diarrhea and possibly vomiting. Seasonal flu usually presents over several days with a high fever (102-104°); with severe muscle aches & pains, exhaustion, non-productive cough with nasal congestion, sneezing>>. Read more...

What can you do to tell the difference between swine flu and regular old flu?

No big difference. Every year a different strain of influenza predominates. Some years it is called swine flu because it is thought to originate from pigs. Other strains may originate with birds. In any year there are more than one strain, so if you get the flu, there is no way to know whether it is the 'swine' variety or another. Read more...