19 min ago
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 .
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2 hrs ago
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.
4 hrs ago
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.
7 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.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Spatiotemporal characteristics of pandemic influenza
Prediction of timing for the onset and peak of an influenza pandemic is of vital importance for preventive measures.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
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.