Influenza Newswire

Influenza Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Influenza.

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  1. State, local public health loses critical funding because Congress...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs

    "In my darker hours when I'm sleeping at night, that's where I go." Those are words from Eric Blank, senior director for public health systems at the Association of Public Health Laboratories , talking about the enormous difficulties that public health labs faced in confronting the 2009 H1N1 flu pandemic.

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  2. FDA approves Zinbryta to treat multiple sclerosisRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | US Food and Drug Administration

    ... trial that compared it to Avonex include cold symptoms (nasopharyngitis), upper respiratory tract infection, rash, influenza, dermatitis, throat (oropharyngeal) pain, eczema, and enlargement of lymph nodes. The most common adverse reactions reported ...

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  3. Five myths about the Stanley CupRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Phil Pritchard of the Hockey Hall of Fame relaxes with the Stanley Cup during a trip to Russia in 1997. Of the nation's four major sports, hockey ranks last in popularity .

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  4. People with celiac disease advised to consider pneumonia vaccineRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... which may include vaccination, not only against pneumococcal disease but also other bacteria and viruses, such as influenza vaccination," Ladhani said by email. Ladhani recommended that patients with spleen problems should get a flu vaccine every ...

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  5. Ward closed as patient with flu diesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    An elderly patient has died on a ward at a community hospital in Glasgow that has been affected by influenza B. NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde said the woman was one of five patients who had tested positive for the virus on the ward at Lightburn Hospital. Influenza B was a contributory factor in her death.

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  6. More on the H5N1 outbreak in Cameroon poultryRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    The highly pathogenous type H5 Bird Flu influenza has been reported in Cameroon. The confirmation of the presence of the virus is contained in a laboratory test conducted by the Yaounde annex office of the National Veterinary Laboratory known by its French acronym as LANAVET.

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  7. Contempt for the "shirkers" avoiding military serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wharfedale Observer

    ... at her residence, Summerhill, Ilkley, on Sunday morning last, after a somewhat brief illness due to an attack of influenza, inducing premature confinement and pneumonia. Mrs Parkinson was the daughter of Mrs Georgina Maude, of Ilkley, and her death ...

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  8. A majority of Manitobans forgoing flu vaccination: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Many Manitobans, especially young people, are choosing to forgo the flu shot, according to a report released by the Prairie Research Associates. Only 32 per cent of people reported receiving the vaccination this past flu season, which ran from September 2015 to March 2016.

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  9. Canine flu season has vets on alertRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    The recent wave of canine influenza in Bloomington-Normal doesn't appear to be spreading in East Central Illinois - at least not yet. But dog owners should be aware of the symptoms of the highly contagious respiratory illness and prepared to isolate a sick dog from other pets if necessary, according to Dr. Maureen McMichael, small animal and critical care chief for the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

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  10. Dangerous, experimental pneumonia vaccine injected into 2-month old...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    The "proper name" of the pneumonia vaccine is pneumococcal, as printed on the package insert by the manufacturer, along with the list of growth mediums and some very scary processing ingredients, which, for some reason, are not in order of quantity. Wyeth Pharmaceuticals' version of the super pneumonia jab is called Prevnar , and it is brewed in a broth you won't believe, which may just explain all those allergies you have, or your children have, so get ready.

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  11. Lowest egg prices in a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KCRG

    ... to be the big worry of eggs, just a year ago, the U.S. faced the worst animal health disaster ever: the Avian Influenza (AI) outbreak. Where 35 million layers were depopulated, including 40 percent of the Iowa egg industry. But the U.S. has ...

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  12. Reading Man Wins $2M In Vaccine CaseRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Vermont Standard

    Within 24 hours of receiving a flu vaccine, Andrew Rodd's hands felt weak. He had wrist pain and thumb and finger pain.

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    Yesterday | This Is Grimsby

    Health organisations in North East Lincolnshire have come together to put on the Starting Well Family Fun Day. It takes place on Tuesday, May 31 in Grant Thorold Park.

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  14. ConstanceDON'T Drink the Water; Don't Breathe the AirRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... I was one of nine children, and one of them, my brother Paul, was born during the deadly pandemic known as "The Influenza Epidemic of 1918." That year, my parents were visiting their families in Montreal. The flu broke out, Mama got sick and was ...

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  15. Brasch WordsSCARY Isn't a Kid in a Hallowe'En CostumeRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    One of the joys of Hallowe'en is to dress in scary costumes and pretend to frighten others, who pretend to be frightened. But with less than two weeks until an evening of trick-or-treating, it's possible there won't be anything scarier than what's already happened in the country.

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  16. Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (SVA) Issues Earnings ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of vaccines that protect against human infectious diseases including hepatitis A, hepatitis B, seasonal influenza, Haemagglutinase5 Neuraminidase1 (H5N1) and H1N1 pandemic influenza and mumps, as well as animal rabies. This story was originally ...

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  17. Only 32% of Manitobans got the flu shot last year, survey saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    Only Quebec and Newfoundland and Labrador rank behind Manitoba in terms of having the lowest vaccination rates in Canada. Manitobans aren't getting pricked with the flu shot nearly as often as Canadians living in most in other provinces, a new survey suggests.

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  18. Poultry returning to State Farm Show and county fairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... measure to protect Pennsylvania's $13 billion poultry industry against the threat of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, or HPAI, virus. While avian activities will be allowed to resume, if a positive case is confirmed in Pennsylvania or a contiguous ...

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  19. Logan County NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Democrat

    ... a month and used borax or egg yolks for shampoo. The five leading causes of death in the USA were 1. Pneumonia and influenza, 2. Tuberculosis, 3. Diarrhea, 4. Heart disease & 5. Stroke. The American Flag had only 45 stars. Arizona, Oklahoma, New ...

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  20. The soft palate is an important site of adaptation for transmissible influenza virusesRead the original story

    Thursday | CiteULike

    Influenza A viruses pose a major public health threat by causing seasonal epidemics and sporadic pandemics. Their epidemiological success relies on airborne transmission from person to person; however, the viral properties governing airborne transmission of influenza A viruses are complex.

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