Summer flu, fall headaches?

USA“As college students begin leaving for summer vacation, the H1N1 virus, also known as swine flu, is cropping up on a surprising number of campuses across America. Some national experts say the trend could be an ominous sign for students and health centres in the Autumn, when flu season traditionally intensifies. ‘If we continue to see outbreaks of H1N1 during the summer, we should prepare for having a lot of influenza in the fall …’” (more)

[Stephanie Lee and Ben Eisen, University World News, 14 June]

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