Nature World News:
Avian Flu Outbreak Expected in Europe and Asia
Commonly known as Avian Flu, outbreaks had been reported in European countries such as Austria, Hungary, Germany, Croatia, Denmark, Poland, Sweden, and Switzerland. The pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza is a strain that can infect waterfowl, other migratory birds, and poultry. When passed to humans, it can prove to be lethal.