H1N1 (Swine) Flu: What Do You Know?

H1N1 (Swine) Flu: What Do You Know?

H1N1 flu (also known as "swine flu") is all over the news. But how much do you really know about it? And how will you deal if you — or someone you know — get sick?  

Take our quizzes to test your swine flu knowledge and discover how prepared you are to handle the flu.

Not quite prepared enough? Watch this video from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services for tips on how to protect yourself when it comes to flu!





Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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Web SiteUnited States Department of Health and Human Services The United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.
Web SiteH1N1 (Swine) Flu Website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) The CDC's site has up-to-date information on H1N1 (swine) flu outbreaks, symptoms, prevention, and more.
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