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flu preparation: last chance

open letter sent to Sen. Ron Wyden
Looming danger: not enough respirators for H1N1 blowback

Dear Hon. Sen. Wyden (and Health staff),

As you know, the H1N1 pandemic has been identified as a close variant of the 1918 influenza, which killed 20 million worldwide. The virus "strategy" is to spread very widely in a first wave (currently in process), then to return in the Northern Hemisphere Fall as an efficiently recombined mutant with virulence due to "passaging." (For details please see  http://www.oneradionetwork.com/patrick_talks_with_flu_expert_molecular_virologist
_dr._henry_l._niman_on_the_flu_pandemic/ and

Preparation must reflect the paucity of hospital beds and, specifically, the lack of respirators for those recovering. If (as is typical) 30% of the Portland Metro area is infected and 1% of those require hospitalization, the hospitals will be hit with 3,000 serious cases, and hundreds (at least) will die due to inaccessible care. Equipment and human resources must be put into place now; volunteers must be found and drilled.

Yours against catastrophe

Theresa Mitchell
KBOO radio

SWINE FLU 1976 & PROPAGANDA 17.Jul.2009 13:23



CBS " 60 MINUTES" documentary on the swine flu epidemics of 1976 in the U.S. It went on air only once and was never shown again. Please look at this, it talks by itself.

Watch:  link to www.dailymotion.com