TITLE

Keep your distance down Mexico way

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Ian
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);5/1/2009, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the reaction of Mexican government and people towards swine flu outbreak in the country. The author states that, the day he arrived at the Mexico City airport, Mexico, there were few people at the airport who wore masks, however the next day, large number of people were wearing masks, and health workers were giving advice and masks. Mexican Health Secretariat, as reported, has advised people to try to maintain a six-foot distance from others to avoid the flu.
ACCESSION #
41980307

 

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