Evelyn Rivera July 26, 2008 Speech 101 Informative Speech Imagine waking up one morning not able to move because all your muscles hurt, and have a fever of 112 with a sore throat and you have difficulty to breath. While all this is happening, you can’t see what is going on with you because your eyes are infected. This is what will happen to you if you are infected by the bird flu. Today, I am going to inform you about the Bird flu also known as the Avian Flu. I am going to explain where it comes from, how it affects us, and how the government and health officials are trying to stop the virus from spreading. The social significance of the bird flu is how much it has spread and how it threats our lives. Finally, now that you learned how it affects us I am sure that you want to know how to prevent it. In the website www.cdc.gov , the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also known as CDC, have a vaccine that was approved by the Food and Drug Administration also known as the FDA and is the first U.S vaccine for humans against the bird flu. The CDC and the government set some guidelines to prevent the flu from spreading. For example, they would close the public schools, cancel public gatherings, and any contact for the flu not to spread. In conclusion, the bird flu may become a pandemic threat throughout the world if we can’t prevent it. Today I have informed you about the bird flu. I explained where it comes from, how it affects us, and how to prevent it. If you would like some more information on the Bird Flu you can go to www.pandemicflu.gov. Thank you.
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P.E instructor and father of three Jason Hale's neck had been aching for months. After three surgeries, his pain had done little but worsen. The hardest part of the entire situation was now, on top of the daily pain he had to deal with from his physical problem, he had a Vicoden addiction to top it off. In an attempt to stop his downward...