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  1. Rady's inundated with flu, RSV virus patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 10News

    As the county battles a flu outbreak, Rady Children's Hospital is being inundated with patients both with the flu and respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, which is similar to a bad cold. "We're experiencing the peak of an epidemic of RSV virus at the same time we're experiencing an epidemic of influenza and that's rather unprecedented," said Dr. John Bradley, the head of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Rady Children's Hospital.


  2. Swine flu claims 60 lives in India this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times of India

    PUNE/JAIPUR/HYDERABAD: There has been a sudden surge in the number of swine flu cases and fatalities as a result across the country in January, compared to sporadic cases of the disease last year. Officials in Pune said 661 people were diagnosed with the deadly virus while 60 died of swine flu this month.


  3. Canada: More on the H7N9 caseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Thanks to Helen Branswell for tweeting the link to this Canadian Press report in the Victoria Times-Colonist : H7N9 bird flu diagnosed in B.C. traveller; first in North America . She points out how detecting H7N9 was almost a fluke.


  4. Andhra Pradesh reports two swine flu deaths, 24 casesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Swine flu, which has so far claimed 25 lives in Telangana, is also spreading in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh, as the state Wednesday reported two deaths and 24 positive cases. This was revealed by Andhra Pradesh Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas to reporters in Ongole, around 320 km from Hyderabad.


  5. .com | Swine flu kills over 100 across IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News24

    New Delhi = Swine flu has caused more than 100 deaths and infected hundreds more people in India this year, officials said Wednesday. A total of 104 people died and 1 168 cases of H1N1 influenza have been reported from across India since the beginning of the year, according to the health ministry.


  6. Swine Flu: 70 fresh cases registered in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | India.com

    New Delhi, Jan 28: With temperatures remaining low across the country, Delhi, Haryana and Telangana have registered around 70 more cases of swine flu. So far, 33 casualties have been reported in total.


  7. Swine flu kills over 100 people across IndiaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Nation

    Swine flu has caused more than 100 deaths and infected hundreds more people in India this year, officials said Wednesday. A total of 104 people died and 1,168 cases of H1N1 influenza have been reported from across India since the beginning of the year, according to the Health Ministry.


  8. First Flu Death In 2015 Logged In Santa Clara CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Santa Clara County had its first fatal case of the flu of the year over the weekend and current vaccines have not proved fully effective against one of the season's strains of the virus, a spokeswoman said today. The unidentified person died at a local hospital and was under 65 years old and so was young enough to be reported to the public under criteria set by federal public health officials, according to Santa Clara Valley Health & Hospital System spokeswoman Joy Alexiou.


  9. Swine flu kills 4 more in Andhra, medicos hit hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of India

    HYDERABAD: Four people died of swine flu in Telangana as the H1N1 virus continued to spread across the state especially among medical staff with 10 of them infected on Tuesday. The H1N1 virus has found an easy prey in medical community with two dozen hospitalized after accidentally coming into contact with infected swine flu patients.


  10. On Native GroundAMERICANS Seek Competence, Action from Their GovernmentRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2010 | American Reporter

    One of my responsibilities as regional director is to make sure that taxpayer money is used responsibly. This week, we put a number to our collective good use of federal dollars: The Census Bureau will return not less than $1.6 billion of our budgeted funds for 2010.


  11. Prompt Use of Antivirals is Key This Flu SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Infection Control Today

    A report published in the Jan. 16, 2015 edition of the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report estimates that this season's flu vaccine reduced a person's risk of going to the doctor because of flu by 23 percent for all ages. The MMWR report states the reduced protection offered by flu vaccine this season underscores the need for additional prevention and treatment efforts, including the appropriate use of influenza antiviral medications for treatment.


  12. Contract Research Organization To Collaborate With s Laboratory At...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    "CyTOF permits deep profiling of immune responses by providing unprecedented resolution of the identity and signaling states of a large number of cell types. Together with the important scientific resource of WCCT-Global's human influenza challenge facility, this will allow us for the first time to understand what the earliest phases of human influenza infection look like at a system-wide level.


  13. Swine Flu Death Toll Reaches 22 in Gujarat, 170 Cases ReportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Outlook

    Swine flu has claimed 22 lives in Gujarat this month, while the total number of cases has scaled up to 170 across the state, officials said today. "The death-toll due to Swine flu reached 22 today, while the total number of H1N1 cases has scaled up to 170 in the entire state," Health Commissioner of Gujarat J P Gupta said.


  14. Accounting for Behavioral Responses During a Flu Epidemic Using Home Television ViewingRead the original story

    Tuesday | Infection Control Today

    Theory suggests that individual behavioral responses impact the spread of flu-like illnesses, but this has been difficult to empirically characterize. Social distancing is an important component of behavioral response, though analyses have been limited by a lack of behavioral data.


  15. 7 deaths due to swine flu in Haryana 40 tested positive for HINI virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hindustan Times

    Seven persons have succumbed to swine flu in Haryana where 40 patients have so far tested positive for HINI virus in this year, state health officials said on Tuesday. "There have been seven deaths out of 40 positive cases of swine flu which have so far come to light," Haryana's additional chief secretary Ram Niwas said.


  16. The WilliesWAS 'Swine Flu' an Attempt to Asassinate Obama?Read the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- During most of my adult life, the flu was considered an inconvenience - usually 24 hours of an upset stomach, throwing up, and perhaps a fever.


  17. Make My DayORDERING at McDONALD'S Isn't Rocket ScienceRead the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    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. Residents can go anywhere in Ziketan within the quarantined area, but the roads in and out are blocked and no one can leave, the New York Times reported today .


  18. ConstanceDECK Yourselves in Dad's Old TrousersRead the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    One of the joys of Hallowe'en is to dress in scary costumes and pretend to frighten others, who pretend to be frightened. But with less than two weeks until an evening of trick-or-treating, it's possible there won't be anything scarier than what's already happened in the country.


  19. Market Report, "Global Pest Control Services Market 2015-2019", publishedRead the original story

    Monday | PR-inside.com

    The industry caters to both residential customers and commercial establishments. The major function of pest control service providers is to maintain hygienic surroundings free of pests, which could hurt commercial interests apart from posing a danger to one's health.


  20. SF School Board Adjusts Superintendent Powers For Student AbsenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Two words now included in school policy could eliminate a lot of paperwork if more students are forced to stay home because of the flu. "With the flu in epidemic proportions in some areas of the state already, we looked at that policy.