This is a recent report that discuss many aspects of public health preparedness in regards to diseases and bioterrorism. For those in the healthcare community, the “thing” most are afraid of is pandemics.
It’s the Flu, Stupid!
It does not even need to be a an”exotic” bug like Ebola or Anthrax, but Influenza has the ability to cause significant problems for the majority of the population. From H1N1 like in 2009 or H3N2 like we are dealing with this year, the flu is dangerous.
Current Flu Info – https://www.cdc.gov/flu/weekly/index.htm
Please get vaccinated, it does work even if it is not hitting the current flu strain for the year, it does help. Wash your hands and if you are sick wear a surgical mask in public places.