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If you're a Saskatchewan health care worker, you'll have to choose between getting a flu shot or wearing a mask next flu season.
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Doctors treating the first surge of the flu in WA this year warn that the dominant strain so far is one of the most contagious and dangerous.
6 hrs ago | Fox News
Most doctors do not recommend flu shots to their pregnant patients, who are more likely to develop serious complications if they do get the flu, according to a new report.
10 hrs ago | BioMed Central
Prediction of timing for the onset and peak of an influenza pandemic is of vital importance for preventive measures.
10 hrs ago | CBC News
Saskatchewan nurses will be required to get flu shots or wear masks during flu season, the provincial government announced Wednesday.
14 hrs ago | National Center for Policy Analysis
While legal immigrants are not allowed admission to the United States for certain health reasons, illegal immigrants are not prescreened and can carry disease, warns Marc Siegel of Fox News.
Pharmacists in Queensland will become the first in Australia to administer whooping cough and measles injections, to the chagrin of doctors.
Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew is reminding people eligible for a free flu vaccine to get in before the annual immunisation programme ends on 31 July.
Protein Sciences Corporation announced today that the FDA has approved the Company's strain change amendment for its seasonal influenza vaccine, Flublok .
Health Canada has advised pharmaceutical giant GSK it wants to see an action plan for fixing problems at the country's only flu vaccine production facility.
Media reports of public health breakthroughs made possible by big data have been largely oversold, according to a new study, published today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine .
The easily-treated condition, which can seriously damage a woman's reproductive system if left untreated, had a significantly higher incidence than influenza - 747 cases in Halton in 2013 compared to 291 cases of influenza.
Rapidly evolving pathogens, such as human immunodeficiency and influenza viruses, escape immune defenses provided by most vaccine-induced antibodies.
"Our hospitals are already coping with a rise in patient numbers as winter hits.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 09:36 pm
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