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3 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape
Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health and state health officer, announced last week the number of confirmed influenza-related deaths in persons under 65 years of age reported in the state has increased by 16, to a total of 318 confirmed deaths for the 2013-14 season.
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7 hrs ago | KCEN
County health officials aren't saying much about the patient, other than that it was a child.
8 hrs ago | CBS Local
The Southern Nevada Health District tells KXNT it has now recorded 20 influenze deaths in the county this season, and warns that last year's flu season stretched beyond March, normally a time when flu subsides.
11 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Q. My mother lives independently and is otherwise healthy, but recently she developed a fever, chills and a cough, and was diagnosed with pneumonia.
14 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress
Please be advised that Mission Health is lifting all flu related restriction of visitors: Mission Health's policy calls for limiting visitors when the State Influenza Surveillance Report shows greater than 2 percent activity for "influenza-like illness" and restricting visitors when the State Influenza Surveillance Report shows greater than 6 ... (more)
18 hrs ago | Pharmaceutical Processing
As influenza continues to lead to more than 226,000 hospitalizations and 24,000 deaths annually in the United States alone, new treatments are critical for fighting the latest strains of the virus.
18 hrs ago | Business Wire
To combat this seasonal issue, Romark Laboratories will complete the advanced development of Nitazoxanide as a treatment for acute uncomplicated influenza in a Phase III clinical study using the integrated eClinical products and services from DSG.
21 hrs ago | B3C
CEVEC Pharmaceuticals , a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focusing on the development of highly potent protein and vaccine expression systems based on human CAP cells, announced excellent data from an evaluation program for production of RSV vaccine in CAP cells.
The Alberta government is planning a massive increase in its annual purchase of influenza vaccine, hoping to capitalize on the most recent flu season that saw shortages, long lineups at clinics and record demand for the shot.
Health Minister Tony Ryall launched this year's flu immunisation campaign by receiving his own vaccination shot at Wellington Regional Hospital today.
The flu season isn't dying down with spring right around the corner. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the flu is still widespread in Virginia.
Health specialists are supporting the Government's launch of the annual influenza immunisation campaign today at Wellington Regional Hospital's high-risk maternity clinic.
MONDAY, March 10, 2014 -- Sleep problems may surface for some after clocks were moved forward an hour Sunday morning for Daylight Saving Time because many people have difficulty changing Sleep problems may surface for some after clocks were moved forward an hour Sunday morning for Daylight Saving Time because many people have difficulty changing ... (more)
Despite concerns this flu season would reach the pandemic levels hit when the swine flu surfaced in 2009, Pennsylvania is on pace to fall well short of any records, experts said.
On 5 and 6 March 2014, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified WHO of four additional laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A virus.
When flu season lasts nearly half the year, and colds can strike at any time, it's important to have an at-home arsenal ready to fight off symptoms.
A total of 72 people died from the H7N9 bird flu strain in China in the first two months of this year, government figures showed, far more than in the whole of 2013.