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Health experts tell KRMG it's impossible to know or predict how bad the next flu season will be, but they do know that the best way to avoid getting sick is to get a flu shot.
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Each manufacturer has agreed to supply no less than 300,000 doses. If required by the government, Sinovac may deliver additional vaccines.
Doctors say the time has come to start thinking about the next flu season. Traditionally, the push for flu vaccines comes in late-September, but after 63 flu-related deaths in the last flu season, vaccines are already being shipped to doctors and pharmacies.
BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd, developer of a universal flu vaccine, has announced successful completion of studies in mice that validated the effectiveness of the company's vaccine against an additional group of avian flu strains, the H7 class.
Baxter International has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its two commercially marketed vaccines and related production facilities to Pfizer Inc. for a total cash consideration of $635 million, subject to certain adjustments.
Cell Host & Microbe , Vol. 16, No. 1. , pp. 105-114, doi:10.1016/j.chom.2014.05.013 B cells produce a diverse antibody repertoire by undergoing gene rearrangements.
Mart in Greenville is among the locations we saw currently offering the vaccination, but is it too early to get your shot? Health care professionals in our area say as long as you have had your influenza vaccine within the last year you should be protected against any current strands of flu that are on the rise.
'It would seem obvious that, as a community, we should take on this scourge with all guns blazing,' says Brian Rudman.
It records 271 deaths - more than half from influenza. Staff Sergeant-Major Bertram Boock of the NZ Medical Corps was the camp's quartermaster.
Alexian Village will be hosting a Health and Wellness Fair on Thursday, October 6 from 10:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m.in their Pavilion located at 9225 N. 76th Street.
The United States has done worse than other wealthy countries at improving health for working-age adults while it has performed about the same in reducing mortality at ages over 65, according to new Stanford research.
More than 700,000 healthy school-aged children across England are to be offered a free flu vaccination for the winter, as the successful child flu vaccine pilot programme launched in 2013 by Public Health England in selected secondary schools around the country.
Tao Zhang, Yuhai Bi, Huaiyu Tian, Xiaowen Li, Di Liu, Ying Wu, Tao Jin, Yong Wang, Quanjiao Chen, Ze Chen, Jianyu Chang, George F. Gao, and Bing Xu Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Earth System Modelling, Center for Earth System Science and School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Human infection with avian influenza virus ... (more)
School pupils in South Yorkshire will be among 700,000 youngsters across the country to receive a free flu vaccine this winter.
Over the past two months, a series of mishaps at the CDC and NIH - involving mishandled anthrax, mislabeled influenza and misplaced smallpox - has alarmed the scientific community.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 06:37 am
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