- The swine flu outbreak seems to have emerged
without warning, don’t you think?
- Yes, you have a point. But I think the virus
existed for some time before it was discovered.
- The answer is likely “yes”, if more attention had
been paid to the human-animal interactions that
enable new viruses to emerge.
A) Do you think governments have taken the
necessary measures against it?
B) Could there be a more effective way of
monitoring the course of the disease?
C) Do you think the world faces more pandemics
like this one?
D) Couldn’t it have been detected and the spread of
E) Do you think vaccination against such
pandemics would solve the problem?