AH1N1 Virus Hits over 60 Countries

Caracas, Mar 23. -World Health Organization executive Jorge Jenkins said here that the deadly AH1N1 virus spread to more than 60 countries.

The head of the Pan American Health Organization reminds as best weapon against an epidemic outbreak is reliable information with true scientific and technical foundation and Venezuela's Health Care Ministry is duely informing the people and does the right things to control the disease.

Jenkins warned the people not to generate alarm and reminded the first thing to do is to see a doctor, avoid taking medicines by their own, contagion -even within the household- among co-workers, staying home and avoiding public places.

People should also wash the hands frequently for over 20 seconds; the later helped prevent further infection during the 2009-pandemic that spread by unexpected fool weather. (Prensa Latina)