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

    Mar 29, 2015 | 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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  2. Didn't get autism from a vaccine? That doesn't mean the central nervous system wasn't corruptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | 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. 2 comments

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

    Mar 27, 2015 | 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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  4. 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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  5. Swine Flu Toll Inches Towards 2,000; Number of Cases Crosses 33,000Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  6. Clinical response to pandemic h1n1 influenza virus from a fatal and mild case in ferretsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  7. Delaware seeing record number of flu cases deathsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  8. What if the severity of our seasonal influenza were related to our genetic background?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  9. Could the Severity of Seasonal Influenza Be Related to Our Genetic Background?Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  10. Flu still hitting N.J. hard: officials warn a second wave is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  11. Four fresh swine flu cases in BengalRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  12. Swine flu cases cross 33,000 mark, toll 1,994Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  13. State heal hubs ignore swine flu codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Jamshedpur/Ranchi, March 25: The virulent swine flu virus may have claimed four lives in Jharkhand and infected many, including a fresh case in Ranchi yesterday, but it has failed to jolt the state's healthcare establishments into sincerely following a hierarchy of controls, which are considered necessary worldwide to contain the contagion. That a young doctor at Jamshedpur's Tata Main Hospital , with no travel history to any outbreak region, contracted the H1N1 infection while treating a patient who died of the disease later is enough evidence that not just mediocre government-run facilities, but even first-rate private heal hubs are ignoring protocols.

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  14. Ebola Diaries: All in a Day's WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Infection Control Today

    Logistician Jose Rovira-Vilaplana overseeing distribution of 2.6 tons of PPE to Conakry's first treatment centres and other locations. Photo courtesy of WHO/T.

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  15. DOH-MIMAROPA and Palawan people pledge to make the region a safe health and tourism destinationRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Philippines Today

    The Department of Health -MIMAROPA region, local government units and different government agencies and representatives of hotel establishments have signed a commitment and pledge to ensure that the beautiful island provinces of the region, including Palawan and its lone City of Puerto Princesa, are cared for properly and protected for health and tourism destinations both by its population and tourists. The signing of the pledge of commitment and vow was led by Puerto Princesa City Vice Mayor Luis M. Marcaida III and DOH-MIMAROPA Assistant Regional Director Dr. Vilma M. Diez during the Provincial Summit on Health and Tourism conducted on Tuesday at Hotel Centro here.

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  16. ECDC: CDTR for week 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    ECDC has published Summary of public health threats, CDTR week 12/2015 . Click through for many links and to download the full report.

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  17. Clearwater woman says negligence led to four amputationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Clearwater woman says in a lawsuit that a medical clinic's negligence is the reason both her arms and both her legs were partially amputated. "The bottom line is this is somebody who was walking around living a normal life and now has no arms below the elbows and legs below the knees," said the woman's attorney, Will Lazenby.

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  18. WHO Ebola diaries: All in a day's workRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    A logistician with 25 years of experience, Jose Rovira-Vilaplana has supported all types of outbreaks and emergency responses, from Marburg fever and Ebola virus outbreaks, to deploying to Mexico before and during the H1N1 pandemic. He was in the first WHO response team to arrive in Guinea in March 2014, when Ebola Zaire was identified there.

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  19. Quirky Question #256, Mandating vaccines for employees?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | jdsupra.com

    Between the flu and the current measles outbreak, we are considering imposing a requirement on each of our employees to get a flu vaccine each year and either get the MMR vaccine or provide proof that they have received it in the past. We're concerned not just about employee productivity, but also the health of all of our employees and our customers. 1 comment

  20. 39 dead from influenza, Turkish health minister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Health Minister Mehmet MA1 4ezzinoAYlu announced on March 23 a total of 39 people have died from influenza, some 30 of them being infected by the H1N1 virus, also known as the swine flu. "The total death toll from the flu epidemic is 39 as of today.

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