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Influenza Wanted Poster

by Manaal Siddiqui, Bio (5)
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Manaal Siddiqui
Mr. Yang
Biology 5
September 30, 2015

FONTS
*ARMED AND DANGEROUS*
single stranded, spiral shaped RNA viruses enclosed in a helical nucleocapsid

A Highly Infectious Respiratory Disease
-attacks cells in the upper respiratory tract
-leaves infected person’s body in droplets when they cough, sneeze, or touch something that others later touch (who then touch their eyes, nose, mouth)
-can spread to people up to 6 feet away, infected person can spread it 1 day before his/ her symptoms begin


WHAT WE KNOW
MOST COMMON VICTIMS
-children under 2 and seniors above 65
-pregnant or nursing women
-travelers
-very obese people
-people dealing with weak immune systems or chronic diseases
-someone who is in contact with any of the above groups

COMMON HIDEOUTS
Often found in the upper respiratory track and in body fluids

WHAT HE'S MADE US ENDURE
-fevers above 100 F, aching muscles and weakness, chills and sweats, abrupt headaches, dry persistent cough, fatigue, nasal congestion, sore throat,
and

MURDER!!!!!
(20,000 estimated annual cases in the U.S ALONE!)

BEST PROTECTION: Influenza Vaccine
INFO SOURCES
http://www.healthline.com/health/flu-causes#VirusTypes2

http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/flu.html#flu

http://www.healthofchildren.com/I-K/Influenza.html

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/flu/basics/causes/con-20035101

http://www.3dscience.com/Resources/Influenza_Virus.php

http://web.stanford.edu/group/virus/1999/rahul23/introduction.html
IMAGE SOURCES
https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTFzJECu43PoU3EmFuVntBqRvd_CLqQp7i-VZxoquQZMKsU_CsSJ4HFaKI

http://www.scdiagnostics.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Jumbotron-flu-e1362696382206-1024x600.jpg

http://www.fontspace.com/preview/m/4040f69f2117f839069a11cdccf2e033.png
<Image sources
^Info sources ^
*DANGER DEGREE: 3 to 8/10*
depending on victim's age and condition (see "MOST COMMON VICTIMS")
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