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Deadly h5n1 avian flu exposure in asia in past. Should I still be freaked out?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No need

Avian flu is still around, but there is no need to freak out.
You are more likely to die in a traffic accident than from avian flu.

In brief: No need

Avian flu is still around, but there is no need to freak out.
You are more likely to die in a traffic accident than from avian flu.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Agree w Dr. Singh

The cdc recommends that if you travel to “hpai h5n1-endemic countries and those countries experiencing hpai h5n1 poultry outbreaks observe the following: avoid visiting poultry farms, bird markets and other places where live poultry are raised, kept, or sold.
Avoid preparing or eating raw or.

In brief: Agree w Dr. Singh

The cdc recommends that if you travel to “hpai h5n1-endemic countries and those countries experiencing hpai h5n1 poultry outbreaks observe the following: avoid visiting poultry farms, bird markets and other places where live poultry are raised, kept, or sold.
Avoid preparing or eating raw or.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
raw or undercooked poultry products”. In addition, get a Flu Shot. Practice good hand washing technique. Would not freak out.
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