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2 hrs ago | Mashable

9 Deadly Outbreaks That Plagued Mankind

Smallpox. Swine Flu. H1N1. SARS. Nothing brings on a chill or a case of the willies like an infectious disease, whether it's in your country, on the news or in a Hollywood blockbuster .


Related Topix: Health, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

4 hrs ago | EParis Extra

Two Illegal Child Immigrants Now Confirmed to Have Swine Flu in Texas

Border guards and health officials in Texas are on high alert after two child immigrants were confirmed to have swine flu.


Related Topix: Health, Brownsville, TX

6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Lawmakers Say Migrant Children Are Diseased, Should Be Denied Shelter

A 14-year-old Guatemalan migrant is left stranded in a wooded area in Mexico after the freight train she was traveling on had a minor derailment.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Lou Barletta, Hazleton, PA, Illegal Immigration, Health

10 hrs ago |

Migrant children used as human pawns to spread infectious disease across America, warn netizens

America is in a de facto state of invasion, and it's an invasion that was deliberately engineered to "occupy" America with a flood of illegal immigrants known to be carriers of tuberculosis, scabies, lice, AIDS, Swine Flu and other infectious diseases, warn netizens.


Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, US News, Illegal Immigration, Health, Tuberculosis, Nursing, Family, Kids

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Marlborough Express

Foil the flu, get a jab

Nelson Marlborough District Health Board medical officer of Health Dr Ed Kiddle said there had been no admissions to Nelson or Wairau hospitals for patients with influenza.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Medicine, Influenza, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

PhysOrg Weblog

Bacterial respiratory tract colonization prior to catching the flu may protect against severe illness

Many studies have shown that more severe illness and even death are likely to result if you develop a secondary respiratory infection after developing influenza.


Related Topix: Influenza, Health

The Globe and Mail

Flu shot during pregnancy protects mother, baby after birth

Nurse Laura Gill administers a dose of the H1N1 vaccine in Ottawa in this November 2, 2009 photo.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pharmaceutical Executive

Vaccines: Fire in the Cold Chain

Vaccines are a proven and cost-effective preventative therapy for numerous disabling and fatal diseases, producing significant public health gains that generate tens of billions of dollars in health system savings each year.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Warning over contagious flu strain

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Influenza, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Vaccinations

BioMed Central

Spatiotemporal characteristics of pandemic influenza

Prediction of timing for the onset and peak of an influenza pandemic is of vital importance for preventive measures.


Related Topix: Medicine, Influenza, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Albany Times Union

County Legislator Deborah Bush wants to know who is going to be making sure they don't bring communicable illnesses with them.


Related Topix: Berne, NY, Albany County, NY, Chickenpox

Judicial Watch

Illegal Alien Minors Spreading TB, Ebola, Dengue, Swine Flu

The hordes of illegal immigrant minors entering the U.S. are bringing serious diseases-including swine flu, dengue fever, Ebola virus and tuberculosis-that present a danger to the American public as well as the Border Patrol agents forced to care for the kids, according to a U.S. Congressman who is also medical doctor.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Health, Family, Kids, US Politics, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Chickenpox

News Max

Border Agent Spokesman: Flood of Immigrants Will End Up Staying

The thousands of people flooding U.S. borders will eventually be granted amnesty to stay here, according to Gabe Pacheco, spokesman for the National Border Patrol Council in San Diego.


Related Topix: Health

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Nine Times that the Media Has Declared a "Katrina Moment" for Barack Obama

Via the Washington Free Beacon , I see that USA Today 's Susan Page used the K-word when the subject of an Obama visit to Texas came up on MSNBC's Daily Rundown .


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Texas, George Bush, Health, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

Gateway Pundit

Tuberculosis Spreading at Obama Immigrant Camps

The Department of Health and Human Services seems to think the children coming across the southern border are remarkably healthy.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Fort Sill, OK, US News, Conservative Political News

Fox News

Disease Fears: Border Patrol union issues warning on immigrant illnesses

A Border Patrol union claims that illegal immigrant minors are coming into the U.S. with "active scabies and other illnesses," claiming one of its agents already has contracted the mite-borne skin infection and warning it could spread into surrounding communities if precautions are not taken.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Health Data Management

Researchers Suggest Fixes to Google Flu Trends Analytics

A new study concludes that 'revising the inner plumbing' of the Google Flu Trends disease surveillance system can improve the accuracy of forecasts for the severity of a flu season.


Related Topix: Medicine, Influenza, Health, Preventive Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Daily Mail

Two illegal child immigrants now confirmed to have Swine Flu in Texas

Two illegal child immigrants now confirmed to have SWINE FLU in Texas as number of people in quarantine hits 120 Border guards in Texas are on high alert after two child immigrants were confirmed to have swine flu following their interception trying to cross the border from Mexico.


Related Topix: Health, US Politics, US News, Michael McCaul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas, Brownsville, TX, Immigration Reform

Sun Jul 06, 2014

English Dong-A

Wash hands at least 8 times a day

Wash hands at least 8 times a day . JULY 07, 2014 04:13. . A survey showed that only three out of 10 Koreans wash their hands with soap after using the toilet.


Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Biotech, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Healthcare Industry, Health, Influenza

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Publishers' Weekly

On Immunity: An Inoculation

Biss advocates eloquently for childhood immunization, making her case as an anxious new mother intent on protecting her son-and understanding the consequences.