May 27, 7:50 PM EDT
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How to fight flu spread
By IBT Staff Reporter on 11/16/09 AT 10:09 AM
The World Health Organization issued the following guidelines on Saturday about ways to prevent and fight flu, especially in poor areas where medical facilities may lack staff, beds and drugs:
WHO may be poised to declare flu pandemic
By IBT Staff Reporter on 06/10/09 AT 3:07 PM
The World Health Organization has called an emergency meeting of experts on Thursday to discuss the spreading H1N1 flu outbreak, in a sign the U.N. agency may be poised to declare a pandemic.