Prevent Avian Influenza From Spreading by Imposing Quarantine

Prevent Avian Influenza From Spreading by Imposing Quarantine

Quarantines are being imposed to prevent avian influenza, also known as bird flu, from spreading. According to sources, many steps and tests are being taken by the state to prevent further exposure of the virus. The avian influenza virus was analyzed by Chinese researchers, from poultry produced from bird markets in 2013. The researchers discovered […]

Avian Influenza Causes Prices on Eggs and Poultry to Skyrocket

Avian Influenza Causes Prices on Eggs and Poultry to Skyrocket

Any time a new illness warning hits the news, the next thing that happens is that prices rise on anything directly related to that illness. The Avian Influenza also known as the Bird Flu, or in short H5N2, is the newest health scare on the rise these days. Today, the latest and greatest is the […]

West Nile Virus Migration Begins

West Nile Virus Migration Begins

As flowers bloom and daylight hours grow longer, the West Nile virus migration begins. Several states have already reported positive cases of the West Nile virus in birds.  Early reporting states include California, Colorado, Texas and surprisingly Pennsylvania. The virus is the leading cause of encephalitis in the United States. Encephalitis refers to the swelling […]