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2 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
To the Editor: Sporadic epizootics of pneumonia among marine mammals have been associated with multiple animal-origin influenza A virus subtypes ; seals are the only known nonhuman host for influenza B viruses .
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Centers for Disease Control, Taipei, Taiwan Six persons in Taiwan who had contact with poultry infected with influenza A showed seroconversion for the virus by hemagglutinin inhibition or microneutralization testing.
10 hrs ago | LiveScience
By monitoring the number of times people look for flu information on Wikipedia, researchers may be better able to estimate the severity of a flu season, according to a new study.
11 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Guiselle Guzman SaborA o, Alexey Clara, Antonio Garcia, Fabio Quesada, Rakhee Palekar, Percy Minaya, Marvin Cervantes, Mariel Lopez, Jenny Lara, Jorge Jara, Natalia Blanco, Joseph Bresee, Marc-Alain Widdowson, and Eduardo Azziz-Baumgartner Data needed to guide influenza vaccine policies are lacking in tropical countries.
13 hrs ago | Fox 23
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports three more deaths due to influenza to raise the total number this flu season to 61. The deaths reported Thursday are the first in the state since early March and adds to the record number reported during the flu season that began in September.
13 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports three deaths due to influenza in the past week has raised the total number this flu season to 61. The deaths reported Thursday are the first in the state since the middle of March and adds to the record number reported during the flu season that began in September.
16 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The dominant strains in the late-season wave include H3N2, which has a significant impact on the elderly, and influenza B. Officials say that of the 13 flu-related deaths this season, most were people in their 80s and 90s.
21 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton
The calendar says mid-April, everything is turning green, the birds are singing, and yet in many parts of New Jersey there are reports of increased influenza -like illness.
Canada's minister of health said last week that the government did review drug trials for Tamiflu, an influenza prophylaxis recently found to be ineffective.
After an "absolutely horrible reaction" to medication sent the pop star to the hospital Tuesday, forcing her to cancel her Bangerz show in both Kansas City and St. Louis, we now have an update on the singer's condition.
The Nova Scotia government says it wants a vaccine registry, but it won't be ready to even issue a tender for one for at least another year.
School closure is a non-pharmaceutical intervention that was considered in many national pandemic plans developed prior to the start of the influenza A pdm09 pandemic, and received considerable attention during the event.
DO you always feel anxious? Stressed? Sick? It could be because you're worrying too much.
SKY FERREIRA called off a charity show on Sunday after she fell sick with a nasty bout of influenza.
A second wave of the flu has struck this spring and has put more New Yorkers in the hospital than in January, according to health officials.
Pfizer has helped Petrovax to install a production line at a plant just outside Moscow for the Prevenar 13 vaccine, which is intended to prevent such diseases as pneumonia and meningitis.
A drop in the number of young women infected with the two strains of human papillomavirus most likely to cause cervical cancer occurred in England after the 2008 launch of a national vaccination program.