[Kyoto, May 20. Image via Getty]

A kimono-clad geisha (L) walks with a women wearing a facemask in Kyoto on May 20, 2009. The number of swine flu infections in Japan rose to 232 on May 20, most of them school students, as the outbreak spread to a third western prefecture, officials said. AFP PHOTO / Kazuhiro NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)