Health and desinfection

Is the H1N1 virus (human swine flu) deadly?

As of May 4, 2009, 26 deaths linked to this new virus have been confirmed around the world, that is, 1 in the United States and 25 in Mexico. In comparison, it is estimated that influenza, commonly referred to as the flu, kills on average 250,000 to 500,000 people every year around the world.