The official report of the Ministry of Health of the Nation reports  15 positive cases in Chubut. The Federal Health Council meets today. The last part of the Ministry of Health of the Nation confirms that there are 15 positive cases of Influenza A H1N1 in Chubu.

The party also confirmed that, as of Sunday, 2485 people in total infected with swine flu have been detected in this country, and that the number of deaths due to disease has increased, bringing the number to 60 fatalities.

Argentina is the country with the largest number of victims within the Pan American Health Organization and the second largest number of infected, behind Chile.




•  Seek to unify standards across country to combat spread of virus (translated) (Link)
•  One city makes use of facemask obligatory for public workers (translated) (Link)
•  Prosecutor Requests Ministry of Health to Detail Measures Taken (Link)
•  Hoping for a Sanitarista (Opinion piece) (Link)
•  Community Kitchens and College Students called to work together (Link)
•  Reports of Refusal to Treat Child with Flu A
Entre Ríos (translated) (Link)
•  H1N1: recess at Lower House confirmed (Link)

•  Australia Reports 11th Swine Flu Fatality as Sydney Man Dies (Link)
•  First swine flu death recorded in NT (Link)

•  Bangladesh reports first human case of H5N1 bird flu (Link)

•  Bolivia may close Argentina border due to H1N1 spread (Link)

•  Swine flu kills 5th person in Manitoba (Link)
•  Child in Sask. dies after contracting swine flu (Link)
•  Three more deaths on Prairies from swine flu bring national total to 36 (Link)

•  12 New Cases of Swine Flu In Finland (Link)

•  11 new cases of swine flu confirmed (Link)

•  20 positive H1N1 cases (translated) (Link)
•  Lampung Hospital treats bird flu suspect boy (translated) (Link)

•  Laos reports first H1N1 cases (Link)

•  CDC head suggests preparing for fall (Link)

New Zealand
•  Man in intensive care with swine flu (Link)
•  Swine flu teen no longer critical (Link)

•  8yo girl is second fatal victim of swine flu (Link)

•  H1N1 patient ethnicities revealed (Link)

United Kingdom
•  GPs ‘getting unclear advice’ on swine flu  (Link)
•  9 year-old girl is 5th death  (Link)
•  2 more cases announced (Link)
•  Hospital Trust Recruiting For Trials Of New Flu Vaccine (Link)
•  Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) Confirmed H1N1 (Recovered) (Link)

United States
•  TX: 28 confirmed H1N1 swine flu cases in Jefferson County (Link)
•  H1N1 related prison riot – Cambridge, MA (Link)

•  Swine Flu May Be Less Lethal Than Earlier Estimated, Study Says (Link)

•  Effect Measure: The opportunistic flu virus  (Link)

General News
•  WHO: Global spread of H1N1 difficult to stop (translated) (Link)
•  UN chief: $1 bln may be needed against swine flu (Link)
•  ECDC on Outbreak of Influenza A(H1N1)v in New York City (Link)