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  1. A host transcriptional signature for presymptomatic detection of...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

    There is great potential for host-based gene expression analysis to impact the early diagnosis of infectious diseases. In particular, the influenza pandemic of 2009 highlighted the challenges and limitations of traditional pathogen-based testing for suspected upper respiratory viral infection.

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  2. Hope Van has served Adams County for 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | People's Defender

    The Hope Van is well known throughout this county since it has traveled many miles over the roads and stopped in the towns and villages to offer medical and social services. Carolyn Work RN-C PNP-C and Nancy Darby of Adams Brown Counties Economic Opportunities, Inc. wrote a grant to assist in fulfilling this dream.

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  3. Patients urged to book flu jab earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The first shipment, of 208,000 doses, was being distributed to general practices this week and a second batch of 340,000 would go out after Easter. Photo / Warren Buckland People eligible for state-paid influenza vaccinations are being urged to book their pre-winter jab immediately, now that bulk supplies of the vaccine have landed after a month-long international delay.

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  4. Women Compensated for Swine Flu VaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    Three young women have received approximately ISK 10 million each in damages from the Icelandic state because they contracted narcolepsy after being given swine flu vaccinations in 2009 and 2010 and now suffer permanent disabilities because of the disease. "A swine flu epidemic was anticipated and the authorities propagated the vaccinations," Supreme Court judge LA ra V. JAolA usdA3ttir, who represented the three women, told It's believed that the girls had had an underlying predisposition to narcolepsy-which results in them falling asleep unpredictably, requiring them to take medication-and that the vaccine had evoked the disease.

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  5. See How Diseases Spread in These Mesmerizing GraphicsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Wired

    This map shows dozens of hypothetical routes traveled by the H1N1 flu virus, based on data from the 2009 swine flu pandemic. N. Samay & Mobs Lab You're an H1N1 influenza virus - swine flu - just hanging out in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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  6. Two senior citizens and one child dies from swine flu in MumbaiRead the original story

    Monday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Two senior citizens and a nine-year-old child from Thane have died from swine flu in Mumbai in the last 48 hours, taking the death toll across the city to 42 The number of swine flu patients in the city may have slowed down, but the fatalities are still on the rise. According to the BMC's epidemic cell, three more people died in Mumbai from the disease in the last 48 hours.

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  7. Hong Kong: CHP update on seasonal influenzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Crofs Blogs

    Via the Centre for Health Protection: Latest update on surveillance data in winter influenza season . This appears to be a much worse flu season than last year.

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  8. Health eVillages Coalition Continues Efforts to Provide Critical...Read the original story

    Monday | Freshnews

    Health eVillages , a program founded by global healthcare activist Donato Tramuto and Physicians Interactive in partnership with the not-for-profit Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights organization, today reminded healthcare professionals and the public that its Collaborative Coalition continues supplying crucial information on the Ebola virus--even as heightened precautions begin diminishing in West Africa. Thus far, there have been greater than 23,000 cases diagnosed and more than 9,000 deaths worldwide since the first case of the current Ebola epidemic was reported , according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .

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  9. Swine flu cases coming down in BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | DNA India

    Swine flu cases have come down in West Bengal in the last few weeks with only stray cases being reported now. Swine flu cases have come down in West Bengal in the last few weeks with only stray cases being reported now, a senior official of the Health Department said on Sunday.

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  10. Didn't get autism from a vaccine? That doesn't mean the central nervous system wasn't corruptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NewsTarget.com

    Are you a survivor? Did you survive the onslaught of THIRTY or more vaccines during the first seven years of your life, and then countless booster shots, flu shots and multiple jabs that are more dangerous than consuming heavy metal toxins daily ? Can you still think straight, without shaking, without having seizures or convulsions, and do all of your muscle systems still work properly? Wow. You are SO lucky. 1 comment

  11. Swine Flu claims 17 more lives, toll crosses 2000 markRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Indian Express

    Swine flu deaths crossed the 2,000 figure with the contagious disease claiming 17 more lives while the number of affected people stood at 33,462. Data collated by the Union Health Ministry on Friday said that till yesterday, 2,011 people have perished to the H1N1 virus.

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  12. Delaware seeing record number of flu cases, deathsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | MyFoxPhilly

    Officials announced Thursday that there have been 2,309 lab-confirmed flu cases so far this season. That surpasses the 2,247 cases confirmed in the 2009-2010 H1N1 outbreak dubbed "swine flu."

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  13. Swine Flu Toll Inches Towards 2,000; Number of Cases Crosses 33,000Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | INDOlink

    NEW DELHI: The swine flu toll was six short of touching the 2,000-mark as 19 more persons succumbed to the disease while the number of affected persons crossed 33,000. According to the Union Health Ministry's data, the death toll till yesterday had reached 1,994 while the number of affected persons is now 33,269.

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  14. Clinical response to pandemic h1n1 influenza virus from a fatal and mild case in ferretsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Virology Journal

    Background The majority of pandemic 2009 H1N1 pdm09) influenza virus caused mild symptoms in most infected patients, however, a greater rate of severe disease was observed in healthy young adults and children without co-morbid conditions. The purpose of this work was to study in ferrets the dynamics of infection of two contemporary strains of human A pdm09 IV, one isolated from a patient showing mild disease and the other one from a fatal case.

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  15. Delaware seeing record number of flu cases deathsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  16. What if the severity of our seasonal influenza were related to our genetic background?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    While most of us recover from influenza after a week, it can be a very severe disease, and even fatal in rare cases, with no reason for physicians to have expected such an outcome. By analysing the genome of a little girl who contracted a severe form of influenza at the age of two and a half years, researchers at the Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, which brings together researchers from Inserm, Paris Descartes University, and physicians from the Paris public hospitals, working at the Imagine Institute, and from The Rockefeller University, have discovered that she has a genetic mutation, unknown until now, that causes a subtle dysfunction in her immune system.

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  17. Could the Severity of Seasonal Influenza Be Related to Our Genetic Background?Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Infection Control Today

    While most of us recover from influenza after a week, it can be a very severe disease, and even fatal in rare cases, with no reason for physicians to have expected such an outcome. By analyzing the genome of a little girl who contracted a severe form of influenza at the age of 2 and a half years, researchers at the Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, which brings together researchers from Inserm, Paris Descartes University, and physicians from the Paris public hospitals , working at the Imagine Institute, and from Rockefeller University in New York, have discovered that she has a genetic mutation, unknown until now, that causes a subtle dysfunction in her immune system.

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  18. Flu still hitting N.J. hard: officials warn a second wave is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    The flu has begun to recede in most of the country - except in New Jersey and surrounding states. New Jersey remains one of just seven states where the flu is still widespread, according to the latest update from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  19. Four fresh swine flu cases in BengalRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Nerve News

    Four fresh cases of swine flu have been recorded in West Bengal, taking the total figure for the state to 467 but no more deaths, a health official said on Thursday. Four new cases have been detected.

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  20. Swine flu cases cross 33,000 mark, toll 1,994Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Nerve News

    Swine flu has claimed a total of 1,994 lives in India this year with the total number of cases crossing the 33,000 mark, according to latest data from the health ministry on Thursday. In less than three months of this year, the toll has crossed the 2010 peak of 1,763 deaths.

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