This map shows the places in world where next deadly virus will probably begin its fatal sweep across globe. Red areas are plague "hot spots," and green regions epidemics least likely to break out. An international team of scientists came up with map after years. From last december to this writing, the disease known epidemiologists as hn avian flu infected twenty eight people in vietnam killing fourteen. The next pandemic will erupt, she is the author of plague aeon a registered charity committed to spread knowledge and a cosmopolitan worldview. The world health organization chief wednesday said a deadly plague epidemic appeared to have been brought under control in madagascar, but warned the next outbreak would likely be stronger. Antibiotic resistant bacteria cause more than two million infections per year in the us, resulting ~,s. These incur an estimated $ billion direct healthcare costs and $ lost productivity these are expected to rise rapidly over next several years.
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