UK's national FPS Website fell ill to popularity.

Launched on Thursday, the Flu Pandemic Service(FPS) website was getting 9.3 million hits per hour, or 2.600 hits per second.

The H1N1 virus has become a global pandemic despite turning into less of a threat than originally thought. People still have a tendency to panic when they develop any flu-like symptoms.

The aim of the new website is to help patients "self-diagnose" themselves and take pressure off of GPs and hospitals. You can visit the if you believe you may have the virus and it will lead you through determining if you have the swine flu, or not.

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written by Jo Richardson, on 2009-07-27 09:58.