October 31, 2017
UAE denies swine flu cases

he UAE Ministry of Health and Community Protection confirmed that the country is free of cases of swine flu, and denied what is being circulated in the means of social communication.
"It is not true that there are cases of swine flu in any state hospital," said Hussein al-Rand, assistant undersecretary of health for the health clinics and health centers sector. "It is not true that there are regular seasonal flu cases, and you get the necessary treatment .
"The flu is different from one season to another and it is difficult to predict the seriousness of the virus, which depends on several factors, including the type of viruses spread and the number of people who received the vaccine, the proportion of coverage and match the vaccine with the virus that causes the flu.