Swine Flu Cases Reach 100

The latest figures show that Sweden has reached 100 cases of swine flu A/H1N1. According to the Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease 27 people have been infected within the country’s borders and the rest abroad.

Half of those who have become ill come from Stockholm county, and the rest are spread over the country with a somewhat larger concentration in the west and the very south of Sweden

So far, the disease cannot be described as widespread in Sweden. The country which has been hardest hit by the disease in Europe is the UK, where approximately 7500 have been infected, of which three cases have been fatal.