3 hrs ago
First seasonal flu death reported in Weld County
Weld County- A young adult hospitalized in Weld County has died of the H1N1 flu strain, the same strain as the 2009 flu pandemic.
3 hrs ago
Weld County Reports First Colorado Flu Death
Weld County is reporting the first death of the Colorado flu season - a young adult who died of the H1N1 strain.
3 hrs ago
Northwest Florida Daily News
Familiar strain of flu cropping up in local cases this year
Flu cases are on the rise across Okaloosa County as peak season gets under way. Local influenza activity has shifted from "mild to moderate" levels recently, said Dr. Karen Chapman, director of the Okaloosa County Health Department.
13 hrs ago
H7N9 Bird Flu: Your Questions Answered
Hong Kong confirmed its first human case of the deadly H7N9 bird flu. Here's everything you need to know.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Is a new influenza virus coming our way?
In the Midwest, temperatures are now dropping and can leave a person vulnerable.
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Pandemic diseases are well defined as infectitious diseases which affects a large population across continents or even worldwide.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Island Packet
Flu season comes to Beaufort County, but severity unknown
Stay home if you're sick until you have been symptom-free without taking fever-reducing medicine for 24 hours.
NanoViricides, Inc. Reports Excellent Safety Profile of Its...
NanoViricides, Inc. reports that it has received results of detailed lab analysis studies from the initial non-GLP toxicology studies of intravenously administered FluCide.
Brain changes detected in infants who carry Alzheimer's mutation
Some infants who carry a gene mutation linked to Alzheimer's disease may have differences in brain development compared to infants without the mutation, a new study found.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Las Cruces Sun-News
Fight the flu - Getting a flu shot early is key to prevention
Lead Immunization Program Coordinator Debby Hanus gives Marilyn Kirby a flu shot Friday at a flu shot clinic held at St. Genevieve Catholic Church Parish Hall.
Bird Flu Vaccine Approved By FDA: First Adjuvanted Vaccine For Avian Influenza
In the case of a bird flu pandemic, public health officials will distribute the now FDA-approved vaccine as needed.
AIDS isn't as simple as we thought
Researchers have found an aggressive new strain of HIV in West Africa they say develops into AIDS much faster than other strains.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
MomentumSHUT Up and Go Away
Tonight, in a remote and rural part of west-central China's Qinghai Province, a town of 10,000 mostly Tibetan people is entirely quarantined as officials try to contain an outbreak of pneumonic plague.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
MRSA in hospitals proven to originat from livestock, breeding zones for disease
Human MRSA strain'originated in livestock according to latest health studies, its 100% swine flu& avian flu lurks in livestock.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
H1N1 pandemic death numbers like season flu, but years of life lost much higher
The H1N1 flu pandemic claimed roughly the same number of lives in 2009 as seasonal flu did on average in each of the four years preceding the pandemic, a new study suggests.
Palo Verde Valley Times
Free flu shots at Palo Verde Hospital
With flu season about to rear its ugly, productivity-halting head, Palo Verde Hospital just gave away the cure - for free.
Novartis' US Influenza Cell-Culture Facility Recognized
For its use of innovative technology for the production of seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines, the Novartis Holly Springs, North Carolina facility was the Overall Winner of the 2013 Facility of the Year Award issued by the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering .
Silver City Sun-News
Getting a flu shot is the key to prevention
Before you do that, remember what it feels like to have the flu. That should put into perspective why it's better to get a flu shot than not.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Flu virus confirmed in Homer, shots available
When two-year-old Ike Mitchell couldn't kick his fever and hoarse cough last week, his mom Jamie Cloud took him to Homer Medical Clinic to see a pediatric nurse practitioner.
Death Toll of 2009 Swine Flu Outbreak Is 10 Times Higher Than Once Thought
Thousands of people wait in line to receive an H1N1 flu vaccination in December 2009 in a San Francisco auditorium.