These sites focus on influenza, commonly referred to as the flu. Learn about different types of the flu, causes of the flu, as well as prevention and cure of the flu. Also find out differences between regular flu, swine flu, and bird flu. Includes videos, downloadable materials, and lesson plans. There are also links to eThemes Resources on Viral Diseases and Germs: Infection, Detection and Protection.
This site provides comprehensive information and resources on the flu. Learn about different types of flu, what you can do to prevent the flu, impacts of the flu, and more. Includes videos, FAQs, and resources for teachers.
Sites are about germs (bacteria and viruses) and diseases. Covers tips for disease prevention, such as hand-washing, food safety, vaccines, etc. Includes lesson plans, hands-on activities and interactive games. There is also a link to eThemes Resources on Microbes: Bacteria and Fungi.
What are viruses? Which viruses can cause cancer? Find the answers on these web sites. Learn about these viruses: the human papillomavirus, chicken pox, and dengue fever. Included are eThemes resources on polio, pandemics, AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases.