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  1. Vaccines: Facts vs. mythsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    More parents have been skipping or delaying vaccinations for their children, a trend that has contributed to recent outbreaks of nearly forgotten diseases such as measles, mumps and whooping cough. Much of the anxiety about vaccines is based on myths or misinformation, infectious disease specialists say.

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  2. First PersonMY Battle with TechnologyRead the original story

    Feb 6, 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 .

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  3. Bill Maher: 'I'm Not an Anti-Vaxxer,' ButRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Mediaite.com

    Bill Maher jumped right into the vaccine issue on the Real Time panel tonight, and added onto his long, long history of pretty strong skepticism on vaccine science. Mediaite chronicled Maher's history of questioning vaccines, even saying at one point, "I would never get a swine flu vaccine or any vaccine."

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  4. DPH: 21 Flu Deaths Confirmed in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    DOVER , Del. - Flu deaths continue to rise in Delaware with one more announced Friday bringing the total to 21 so far this season, according to health officials.

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  5. One more person in TN hospitalised for H1N1 influenzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | DNA India

    A man today tested positive for H1N1 influenza and admitted to the Government Hospital here, taking the total number of persons undergoing treatment for the swine flu to four. A man today tested positive for H1N1 influenza and admitted to the Government Hospital here, taking the total number of persons undergoing treatment for the swine flu to four.

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  6. New Tamiflu study suggests drug does reduce flu impact considerablyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Medical News Today

    A new analysis of research regarding oseltamivir - marketed and commonly referred to as Tamiflu - has found that the drug reduces the duration of flu symptoms and the risk of respiratory tract infections, according to its authors. Several side-effects were also reported, however, including significantly increased risks of nausea and vomiting when compared with placebo.

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

    Jan 30, 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 .

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

    Jan 30, 2015 | 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.

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  9. 3 more children died of flu complications in WisconsinRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    State health officials say three more children have died from flu complications in Wisconsin, bringing the total number of pediatric deaths to five. The latest report from the state Department of Health Services says this flu season is second only to 2009 when the swine flu caused the deaths of six children.

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  10. Canadian study finds flu shot could increase risk of getting sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | GlobalNews

    New Canadian research published this week has found this season's flu shot is less effective than previously thought and in some cases may actually increase a person's risk of becoming ill. "Unfortunately this year the vaccine hasn't worked at all," says study co-author Dr. Jim Dickinson of the University of Calgary.

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  11. Severe U.S. Flu Season Lingers as Virus Spreads North and WestRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A severe influenza season is showing few signs of abating in the U.S., as the virus spreads fever, chills and weakness to the northern and western reaches of the country. The annual outbreak, already in its 10th week, has extended beyond the lower bound of a normal flu season and isn't showing signs of easing, said Lyn Finelli, chief of surveillance and outbreak response at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  12. Five Child Deaths in WI: Flu Season as Bad as 2009a s SwineRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    Health officials say five Wisconsin children have now died from complications relating to the flu. Wisconsin is second to Texas with seven pediatric flu deaths.

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  13. Is the U.S. having a flu epidemic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The flu spreads every year, the timing, severity, and length of the season usually varies from one season to another. As of late December, all national key flu indicators are elevated and about half of the country is experiencing high flu activity.

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  14. Plan to hike pork supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Silchar Jan. 30: Mizoram's veterinary and livestock department has taken up two schemes to augment the supply of pork and chicken in the state. It has been estimated that over 11 lakh people partake of both pork and poultry at dinner as staples.

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  15. Flu's Grip on U.S. Starting to Weaken: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | MedicineNet

    After a rough start to the flu season, the number of infections seems to have peaked and is even starting to decline in many parts of the nation, federal health officials reported Thursday. "We likely reached our highest level of activity and in many parts of the country we are starting to see flu activity decline," said Dr. Michael Jhung, a medical officer in U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Influenza Division.

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  16. CDC: Flu's grip on US starting to weakenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Philly.com

    After a rough start to the flu season, the number of infections seems to have peaked and is even starting to decline in many parts of the nation, federal health officials reported Thursday. "We likely reached our highest level of activity and in many parts of the country we are starting to see flu activity decline," said Dr. Michael Jhung, a medical officer in U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Influenza Division.

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  17. 52 flu-related deaths in Alberta so far this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | CBC News

    Chief Medical Officer of Health said 52 people who have tested positive for the influenza virus have died. Last year, the virus led to 30 deaths.

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  18. Wisconsin has the nation's second-highest number of child flu deaths during this flu season.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Door Reminder

    Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1CH2erP MADISON - State health officials say three more children have died from flu complications in Wisconsin, bringing the total number of pediatric deaths to five. The latest report from the state Department of Health Services says this flu season is second only to 2009 when the swine flu caused the deaths of six children.

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  19. Child flu-related deaths confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    UNDATED A bad flu season keeps getting worse in Wisconsin. State Health Services officials now say that three more children have died from flu complications.

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  20. Separate OPDs for swine flu patients in RajasthanRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Concerned over the increasing number of swine flu deaths in the state, the Rajasthan government has decided to set up separate out-patient departments in government hospitals for patients with symptoms of the disease. Thirty three persons have died so far in the state due to the disease.

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