Bird Influenza information2016/12/02

From: Ministry of Education and Chiba Prefectural Government

  1. Wash your hands and gargle daily (as a general preventive measure).
  2. Do not go near or touch any wild birds even if they are dead. Should you find a number of dead birds in one area, report to the local municipal office.
  3. Keep your pet animal or bird away from wild birds.

You can eat chicken or eggs. Bird Influenza will not transmit through foods, and also human beings have a very low rate of being infected by this disease.

Please act calmly based on correct information.

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