by Mitchell W.
Grab your masks, take your vitamins, drink lots of water and be careful of who you surround yourself with... cause 'Influenza A' virus is ATTACKING!
The latest we've heard is that the Education Ministry (MOE) has called for schools to be closed in several states, Selangor and Penang especially, after reports that there's been quite a shocking number of students who have been tested positive for Influenza A.
All schools and learning institutes are advised to keep watch over its students and track the situations.
“Schools also need to be vigilant and if there are signs of infection, then the affected students must be isolated and their parents informed so that they can be taken home or sent for treatment,” as was written in a statement by the MOE.
If you're reading this, please take note to be vigilant and maintain a proper personal hygiene -- especially if you're surrounding by people who are coughing and sneezing.
Always keep masks and a hand sanitizer with you at all times.
Symptoms of influenza include the following:
Those in the high risk groups are children, pregnant women, senior citizens over 65-years-old and those with chronic illnesses.
This really isn't a joke as people have died from Influenza A -- so be responsible by doing your part to maintain a good personal hygience and staying away from people with the following symptoms of influenza.
Should you feel like you have any of the following symptoms, please get yourself checked at the nearest hospital immediately.
Chinese New Year is just around the corner and we want you to enjoy the festivities instead of being bedridden -- so TAKE EXTRA EXTRA EXTRA CARE!