Question Sheet: Flu Patrol


Before reading:

  1. Have you ever had the flu? How did it affect you?
  2. Is the flu dangerous? Why or why not?

During reading:

  1. Why is the flu more dangerous than a cold?
  2. Describe how a virus works.
  3. How does a flu shot help you fight off the disease?
  4. Why are people particularly concerned about bird flu?
  5. What is H5N1, and why are people watching its spread closely?
  6. How can you help prevent the flu from spreading?

After reading:

  1. Why does influenza research require international coope...

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