After the flight to Beijing woman died of bird flu

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After the flight to Beijing woman died of bird flu


January 9 2014. Women who return to Canada from Beijing, became ill on board an aircraft. Crew members asked her to make an unscheduled landing, but she refused, writing off his illness to climate change.

After landing, the woman was taken to the Canadian province of Alberta. Inspection of medical experts showed that the woman is sick bird flu - H5N1. Doctors immediately began for treatment, but no, they have not achieved success.

After the flight to Beijing woman died of bird flu

The woman died in hospital of Alberta. Tests have confirmed that a woman's body has been infected with a virus H5N1.

After the incident, a conference was held, which was held by Ron Ambrose, Minister of Health of Canada. He said that for the first time such a case occurred on the territory of Canada. He also added that relatives and acquaintances with whom the woman communicated were not infected with the virus.

This type of virus (bird flu) is very dangerous to humans, the death rate exceeds 60%.

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