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  1. 10 anti-vaccine celebs who should come with a surgeon general's warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | New York Post

    You can always rely on clueless celebrities to come out of the woodwork and senselessly bang on about things they know nothing about. As the latest measles outbreak creates widespread concern - with more than 100 cases linked to people who visited Disneyland and five babies recently infected at a Chicago day care - the loony inhabitants of La La Land continue to stir up anti-vaccine hysteria.


  2. Swine flu scare: 831 cases, 88 deaths in GujaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Times of India

    Authorities are worried as the spread is sporadic and just two out of 400-odd positive patients had family history. AHMEDABAD: In the past six days, an average 65 cases tested positive and eight patients died daily of swine flu in Gujarat.


  3. Parents Reportedly Throwing 'Measles Parties' To Infect Their Unvaccinated KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    Some parents in California are reportedly considering hosting "measles parties" - social gatherings where unvaccinated children can come into contact with infected kids - to build up their children's natural resistance to the infectious disease. Julie Schiffman, who has chosen not to vaccinate her two children, told KQED's California Report that she was recently approached by a friend who invited her to a measles party.


  4. How useful is border screening for infectious diseases?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    Historically, most attempts at border screening have been ineffectual, as demonstrated by the pandemic spread of SARS and influenza A pdm09 to many countries despite the use of border screening. Modeling and observational studies have indicated that border screening is likely to be unsuccessful in preventing or delaying the entry of such diseases into a country.


  5. Nervous about immunizations? Blame your distrust in government: StudyRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Washington Times

    Public concern continues over vaccines, measles, Disneyland, vigilant parents, noisy media, annoyed health officials and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's remark that while his own children have been vaccinated, he also understood why "parents need to have some measure of choice in things as well." Well, OK.


  6. Two, Including an Infant, Die of Swine Flu in GwaliorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Outlook

    Two persons, including a newborn, have died of swine flu here during the last 24 hours, a health official said. A girl born last night died at around 4 AM today at the government-run Kamla Raja hospital .


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

    Feb 2, 2015 | 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.


  8. On Native GroundWHEN Will Obama Start Fighting for Real Health Care Reform?Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | American Reporter

    About 2,100 persons have died. As much as one-fourth of America's workforce an 2 billion of the world's population may be infected by the new swine flu when it peaks in Winter, according to studies conducted by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization, respectively.


  9. Flyer fuels fatal flu probeRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Telegraph

    A man in his mid-thirties was admitted to a Ranchi nursing home with suspected swine flu after his flight touched down at Birsa Munda Airport in the capital from New Delhi on Monday afternoon. The nursing home authorities, on the condition of anonymity, said the patient - a native who works in Delhi - was brought in with high fever and flu-like symptoms.


  10. Rand Paul on Vaccines: 'Most of Them Ought to Be Voluntary'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Bloomberg

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's slightly-too-expansive answer to questions about the measles vaccine has sent oppo researchers scrambling. What, if anything, have the many people angling to be president said about vaccines? Were any of these guys tripped up in the early days of the autism/vaccine panic, when even the 2008 presidential nominees dabbled in conspiracy theory? The question's especially thrilling for Democratic operatives, because, for all they know, voters skeptical of government have pushed candidates into skepticism about vaccines. 1 comment

  11. It's not just Chris Christie: The surprising people casting doubt on vaccinating kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Raw Story

    Everyone knows that Jenny McCarthy is the unofficial spokeswoman for the anti-vaccination movement, but it might surprise you to learn who else is drinking her Kool-Aid. The once and future presidential candidate has argued that the manner in which vaccines are given to children has been linked to autism, saying that "I am being proven right about massive vaccinations - the doctors lied. 1 comment

  12. Herd immunity and measles: Why we should aim for 100% vaccination coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    The assumption underlying the calculation for herd immunity is that people are mixing randomly, and that vaccination is distributed equally among the population. But that is not true.


  13. Rajasthan Home Minister Tests Positive for Swine FluRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Outlook

    After former chief minister Ashok Gehlot, Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria today tested positive for swine flu. Kataria tested positive for the H1N1 virus in Udaipur and is convalescing at his residence in that city, his personal secretary told PTI over the telephone.


  14. Why we should aim for 100% vaccination coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The measles outbreak traced back to Disneyland has spread to eight states, with as many as 95 cases reported by January 38. Media outlets are highlighting the rise of anti-vaccination sentiments . Scientists are expressing their dismay at people who reject sound medical advice and put their families and communities in harm's way.


  15. US Embassy purchased over 1,800 air purifiers before President Obama's India visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Prior to the recent arrival of US President Barack in New Delhi to attend the 66th Indian Republic Day, the US Embassy had purchased over 1,800 indoor air purifiers to protect employees at the embassy and other locations. The purchase was confirmed by Blueair, the company which had supplied the air purifiers.


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

    Feb 1, 2015 | 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 .


  17. Market Report, "H1N1 Infection Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014", publishedRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on H1N1 Infection. It includes an overview of the trial numbers and their recruitment status as per the site of trial conduction across the globe.


  18. 2 more test positive for swine flu, total 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Indian Express

    A 32-year-old woman from Moga admitted to SPS Apollo Hospital and a 55-year-old man from Ludhiana admitted to Christian Medical College and Hospital were confirmed positive for swine flu on Sunday. Two more patients, from Jalandhar and Raikot, were undergoing treatment at Dayanand Medical College and Hospital for swine flu.


  19. Centre closely monitoring situation on H1N1: Health Minister JP NaddaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | DNA India

    Union Health and Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda on Sunday said that his ministry is closely monitoring the situation arising in some states due to the surge of H1N1 influenza. Reiterating that the present spurt is seasonal, he assured that all necessary assistance and support is being provided to the states to manage the situation.


  20. Anti-flu drug Tamiflu useful, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A group of trials involving more than 4000 adults, found that Tamiflu reduced the duration of serious symptoms by about one day, when compared with those taking a placebo. Photo / Greg Bowker Controversial anti-flu drug Tamiflu has been found to be useful, in the latest scientific study, at reducing the impact of influenza and keeping people out of hospital.