Influenza Newswire (Page 6)

Influenza Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Influenza. (Page 6)

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  1. Childhood obesity major link to hip diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... friendships and frenemies than their thinner counterparts, a Keck School of Medicine of USC study finds. Although influenza vaccines are currently the best forms of protection to safeguard people against getting the flu, they are not effective in ...

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  2. Teaching old drugs new tricks in the fight against infectious diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... a Stanford study says. A novel, synthetic, DNA-based strategy to provide protection against a broad array of influenza viruses has been developed in preclinical models by scientists at The Wistar Institute, MedImmune (the global biologics research ...

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  3. Heavier birthweight linked to increased risk of obesity in early school-aged childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... friendships and frenemies than their thinner counterparts, a Keck School of Medicine of USC study finds. Although influenza vaccines are currently the best forms of protection to safeguard people against getting the flu, they are not effective in ...

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  4. Family-based treatments may help address obesity in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... friendships and frenemies than their thinner counterparts, a Keck School of Medicine of USC study finds. Although influenza vaccines are currently the best forms of protection to safeguard people against getting the flu, they are not effective in ...

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  5. Flu season set to peak within weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... peak in the coming weeks. So far the region's residents have escaped the worst, with an average of seven confirmed influenza cases per week in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District in June. Other areas of the state didn't fare as well - for ...

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  6. Concert reviewSolo Sarah still the queenCaptivating Blasko on song at Astor despite flu.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Yahoo!

    "Hoarse, hoarse, my kingdom not to be hoarse," Queen Sarah may have said if she decided to drop a Shakespearean soliloquy into her first solo gig in Perth. "I have what they call influenza ... I'm trying to make it sound theatrical," is what the 40-year-old Sydney singer-songwriter actually said at the Astor Theatre a couple of songs into Thursday night's performance.

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  7. More than 6000 flu cases so far in Queensland - and it's not even peak flu seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Canberra Times

    ... - more than double the year-to-date mean of cases. From January 1 to July 2 there were 6147 lab-confirmed cases of influenza; in the same period last year there were 4487 cases, and the year-to-date mean 2012-2016 was 3030. But a Queensland Health ...

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  8. A signal detection method for temporal variation of adverse effect...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | BioMed Central

    ... develop data mining tools to systematically and automatically search for safety signals in surveillance databases. Influenza vaccines present special challenges to safety surveillance because the vaccine changes every year in response to the ...

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  9. A worthy legacy of the Ebola catastropheRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | The Washington Post

    ... The trust-fund money will be used to respond to six viruses that are most likely to cause a pandemic, including influenza, Ebola, severe acute respiratory syndrome and Middle East respiratory syndrome. The financing to 77 eligible countries will be ...

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  10. Preventing gun deaths starts one home at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Yuma Sun

    A recent study published in the American Academy of Pediatrics' journal Pediatrics found that nearly 1,300 children die and another 5,790 are treated for gunshot wounds each year in the United States. Pediatrics notes that firearm-related deaths are the third leading cause of death among children between the ages of 1-17, higher than "pediatric congenital anomalies, heart disease, influenza and/or pneumonia, chronic lower respiratory disease and cerebrovascular causes."

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  11. 2016-17 flu season ends as second-deadliest in Oklahoma with 110 fatalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | NewsOK.com

    John Briscoe receives a flu shot from Walgreen's Bryan Brewer during a health fair at Western Oaks Christian Church in Oklahoma City, OK, Saturday, October 10, 2015, Photo by Paul Hellstern, The Oklahoman The number of Oklahomans who have died from the flu since the start of the season has jumped to 110, according to the state health department. The increase was announced Thursday as the result of 14 additional deaths discovered during a recent death certificate review, according to the health department's website.

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  12. Structural Basis for Asymmetric Conductance of the Influenza M2...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | CiteULike

    Journal of Molecular Biology , Vol. 429, No. 14. , pp. 2192-2210, doi:10.1016/j.jmb.2017.05.015 WT influenza AM2 is an acid-activated and inward-rectified H+ channel.

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  13. Flu lingering in Arizona longer than usualRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | World News Report

    Arizona health officials say the flu is lingering in the state longer than usual. The Department of Health Services says the state had nearly 1,300 laboratory-confirmed cases in June, compared with 200 typically.

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  14. Meet the real culprits responsible for your nasty cold or flu symptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | ABC News

    Colds and flu are caused by viruses, but their symptoms - from runny nose and sore throat to chills and green mucus - are actually caused by a handful of chemicals in our own immune systems. From the moment you breathe in a cold or flu virus, it starts invading and destroying cells, one at a time.

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  15. ED overflowing as flu season hits, hospital at capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... too late to get a flu vaccination. Photo / Warren Buckland. Hawke's Bay health officials are warning of a rise in influenza-like illness that's putting pressure on the hospital's Emergency Department, and also asking people to see their GPs or other ...

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  16. Bats Have Potential to Host Avian and Human Influenza VirusesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | Health News Digest

    ... including banana and cacao, and distribute the seeds of many other plants. But they were never thought to host influenza viruses, until researchers studying pathogen diversity in bats in South and Central America identified two new influenza viruses ...

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  17. New peak-of-season flu deaths reported in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Fox 23

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  18. Erratum: Vol. 60, No. RR-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    In the Recommendations and Reports " Antiviral Agents for the Treatment and Chemoprophylaxis of Influenza " , on page 8, in the first column, in the second paragraph, in the second sentence, the term "pneumonia" was used rather than "lower respiratory tract complications leading to antibiotic use." The corrected sentence should read, "In a study that combined data from 10 clinical trials, the risk for lower respiratory tract complications leading to antibiotic use among those participants with laboratory-confirmed influenza receiving oseltamivir treatment was approximately 50% lower than among those persons receiving a placebo and 34% lower among patients at risk for complications ."

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  19. Inovio Pharma??'s DNA-Based Monoclonal Antibody Platform Achieves...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 5 | BioSpace

    Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced its DNA-based monoclonal antibody product for flu produced broadly cross-reactive antibodies that provided complete protection from a lethal challenge with multiple viruses from both influenza A and B types in a preclinical study. Results of this study in mice were published in the journal npj Vaccines in an article entitled "DNA Inoculation of Synthetic Cross-Reactive Antibodies Protects Against Lethal Influenza A and B Infections," authored by Inovio and its collaborators.

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  20. New method helps fighting future pandemicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Medical News Today

    By developing a new technique for labeling the gene segments of influenza viruses, researchers now know more about how influenza viruses enter the cell and establish cell co-infections - a major contributing factor to potential pandemic development. Seasonal influenza viruses are estimated to cause 3-5 million cases of severe illness each year.

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