Influenza Newswire

Influenza Newswire

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  1. New flu vaccine only a little better than traditional shotRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    A newer kind of flu vaccine only worked a little bit better in seniors this past winter than traditional shots, the government reported Wednesday. Overall, flu vaccines barely worked at all in keeping people 65 and older out of the hospital, with roughly 24 percent effectiveness.

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  2. Could Dog Flu Make the Jump to Humans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | How Stuff Works

    Influenza , a respiratory illness caused by viruses that infect the nose, throat and sometimes the lungs, can cause mild to severe illness, and even prove fatal, which is a good reason to get a shot of the latest flu vaccine each year. But one of the bewildering - and scary - things about the flu is that it's a protean enemy, one that can assume different forms.

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  3. Atlantic Ultraviolet Corporation Announces Upgrades to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... and exposed surfaces. UV-C is lethal to infectious microorganisms such as bacteria including but not limited to influenza, pneumonia, staphylococcus (MRSA), streptococcus (strep), coxsackie, hepatitis, and tuberculosis (TB) plus mold and virus ( ...

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  4. Bronchitis infections on the rise in FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday | WPTV Local News

    The United States saw one of the worst flu seasons in recent history. As it turns out, the suffering is not over.

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  5. Feeling unwell? Seek help earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Scoop

    ... n hospital for asthma or other breathing problems. It can take up to two weeks for the vaccine to provide the best influenza protection. For more information about the flu vaccination, visit www.fightflu.co.nz or the www.ourhealthhb.nz.

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  6. Infections on the rise after harsh flu seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | ABC Action News

    The United States saw one of the worst flu seasons in recent history. As it turns out, the suffering is not over.

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  7. More U.S. kids unvaccinated in states allowing non-medical exemptionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | UnionLeader.com

    ... vaccines cause autism and other illnesses, despite overwhelming scientific evidence that there is no link." While influenza cases often spike where vaccination rates are lower, measles cases often provide some of the first evidence of hotspots ...

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  8. Home ownership 'probably out of reach' for teachers as council tries to figure out how to improve retention ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | This is Local London

    On Monday, June 25, the council's cabinet will discuss a paper about the recruitment and retention of teachers in the borough. In the report, the chair of Merton's overview and scrutiny commission, Cllr Peter Southgate said the 'prohibitive cost of housing' can't be ignored as a reason for not being able to attract teachers.

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    Tuesday Jun 19 | Streatham Guardian

    On Monday, June 25, the council's cabinet will discuss a paper about the recruitment and retention of teachers in the borough. In the report, the chair of Merton's overview and scrutiny commission, Cllr Peter Southgate said the 'prohibitive cost of housing' can't be ignored as a reason for not being able to attract teachers.

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  10. New Research Looks at Long-Term Impact of TonsillectomiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    ... tonsillectomy are at 3x the risk of their counterparts for diseases of the upper respiratory tract such as asthma, influenza, pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - COPD.

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  11. New Pew Center Grants Include Support For Theater Artists & ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... exhibition at the Mtter Museum revealing the personal stories and far-reaching impact of Philadelphia's 1918-19 influenza pandemic; the commissioning of a new artwork memorializing the life and history of Dinah, an enslaved woman who lived at ...

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  12. Pharmacists Are Well Placed to Improve Adult Vaccination RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Drugs.com

    ... Winegarden notes that every year, thousands are hospitalized and die from vaccine-preventable diseases, including influenza, pneumococcal pneumonia, chronic hepatitis B, and human papillomavirus-associated cancers. Improving the vaccination rate ...

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  13. Last Issue - Volume 24, Number 6 - June 2018Read the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    The ferret transmission model is extensively used to assess the pandemic potential of emerging influenza viruses, yet experimental conditions and reported results vary among laboratories. Such variation can be a critical consideration when contextualizing results from independent risk-assessment studies of novel and emerging influenza viruses.

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  14. Mapping of the US Domestic Influenza Virologic Surveillance LandscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta Jester B, Schwerzmann J, Mustaquim D, Aden T, Brammer L, Humes R, et al. Mapping of the US Domestic Influenza Virologic Surveillance Landscape. Emerg Infect Dis.

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  15. Progress in Vaccine-Preventable and Respiratory Infectious Diseases - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... During its first 10 years (2006-2015), NCIRD worked with partners to improve preparedness and response to pandemic influenza and other emergent respiratory infections, provide an evidence base for addition of 7 newly recommended vaccines, and ...

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  16. Progress and Remaining Gaps in Estimating the Global Disease Burden of InfluenzaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Emerg Infect Dis. 2018;24 :1173-1177. Bresee J, Fitzner J, Campbell H, et al. Progress and Remaining Gaps in Estimating the Global Disease Burden of Influenza.

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  17. Registry Cohort Study to Determine Risk for Multiple Sclerosis after...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Mahmud SM, Bozat-Emre S, MostaA o-Guidolin LC, Marrie R. Registry Cohort Study to Determine Risk for Multiple Sclerosis after Vaccination for Pandemic Influenza A with Arepanrix, Manitoba, Canada. Emerg Infect Dis.

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  18. ContraFect (CFRX) Reaches $2.34 52-Week High; SM Energy Company (SM) SI Increased By 6.75%Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Hill Country Times

    ... of human monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of life-threatening seasonal and pandemic varieties of human influenza. It currently has negative earnings. The firm has a collaboration research agreement with The Rockefeller University to identify ...

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  19. Flu season was one of the deadliest for US childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Health officials said Friday that they had received reports of 172 pediatric flu deaths since October. That surpasses the 2012-2013 flu season, when there were 171.

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  20. Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Altimmune (ALT) Stock PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Political

    ... to address the unmet medical needs. The company develops NasoVAX, an intranasally administered recombinant influenza vaccine that is in Phase II clinical trials; HepTcell, an immunotherapy for patients chronically infected with the hepatitis B ...

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