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  1. Discovery points to a new path toward a universal flu vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Science Blog

    Flu vaccines can be something of a shot in the dark. Not only must they be given yearly, there's no guarantee the strains against which they protect will be the ones circulating once the season arrives.

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  2. Hospitals continue to struggle with flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2011 | CTV

    In what has become an annual event, wait times at Montreal-area hospitals have been very long since the Christmas holidays began. Emergency rooms in the city were operating at 136 per cent capacity on Thursday.

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  3. Study Finds 2009 Flu Shot in Europe Gave 1,300 NarcolepsyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Drudge Retort

    The 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic left a troubling legacy in Europe: More than 1,300 people who received a vaccine to prevent the flu developed narcolepsy, an incurable, debilitating condition that causes overpowering daytime sleepiness, sometimes accompanied by a sudden muscle weakness in response to strong emotions such as laughter or anger. The manufacturer, GlaxoSmithKline, has acknowledged the link, and some patients and their families have already been awarded cpmpensation.

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  4. Study offers clue to link between swine flu shot, narcolepsyRead the original story

    Friday | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect - the sleep disorder narcolepsy. Now new research offers a clue to what happened.

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  5. Sharp rise in narcolepsy tied to swine flu vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    While flu has been linked to a number of sleeping orders for close to 100 years , doctors in Europe have now connected the Pandemrix vaccine created to guard against the H1Ni strain of swine flu to a sharp increase in narcolepsy throughout the continent. In fact, a study in England found that children afflicted with nacrolepsy were "14 times more likely to have been vaccinated with Pandemrix than other children of the same age," while a separate one indicated that the chances of developing narcolepsy following vaccination in the UK and Finland were estimated to range between 1 in 16,000 and 1 in 50,000.

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  6. Creating more effective vaccines against flu virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    Flu vaccines can be something of a shot in the dark. Not only must they be given yearly, there's no guarantee the strains against which they protect will be the ones circulating once the season arrives.

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  7. CDC official calls Obama an 'amateur' for allowing diseased illegal aliens into the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | American Thinker

    Judicial Watch obtained records as part of their investigation into the Center for Disease Control's activation of an "Emergency Operations Center" following the massive influx of illegal alien minors last summer. An email exchange between two CDC officials is not very flattering to the commander in chief.

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  8. CDC Official Calls Obama Worst President, Amateur, Marxist After Influx of Illegal Alien MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Judicial Watch

    Following the influx of illegal immigrant minors from Central America, an official at the federal agency charged with protecting public health describes Barack Obama as "the worst pres we have ever had," an "amateur" and "Marxist," according to internal emails obtained by Judicial Watch. JW got the records as part of an investigation into the Center for Disease Control's activation of an Emergency Operations Center to deal with the barrage of illegal alien minors last summer. 1 comment

  9. Notifiable Diseases and Mortality TablesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Table I Provisional cases of selected infrequently reported notifiable diseases and/or the original MMWR paper copy for printable versions of official text, figures, and tables. An original paper copy of this issue can be obtained from the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office , Washington, DC 20402-9371; telephone: 512-1800.

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  10. [In Depth] Narcolepsy link to pandemic flu vaccine becomes clearerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Science

    The 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic left a troubling legacy in Europe: More than 1300 people who received a vaccine to prevent the flu developed narcolepsy, an incurable, debilitating condition that causes overpowering daytime sleepiness, sometimes accompanied by a sudden muscle weakness in response to strong emotions such as laughter or anger. The manufacturer, GlaxoSmithKline, has acknowledged the link, and some patients and their families have already been awarded compensation.

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  11. A Modern Guide to Naming DiseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The New Yorker

    In 1932, a trio of New York physicians published a paper in the Journal of the American Medical Association that described a new form of bowel disease. The illness came to be named after only one of them, the paper's lead author, Burrill B. Crohn, who now numbers among such illustrious medical eponyms as Alois Alzheimer, Hakaru Hashimoto, and the town of Lyme, Connecticut.

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  12. Apple Watch forecast cut; robot kills worker; IBM's $1.5B chip deal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Local Tech Wire

    Andy Hargreaves of Pacific Crest in a research note says Apple Watch is not selling as well as expected, and he cut his forecast for the next fiscal year to 21 million from 24 million. "Anecdotal evidence suggests Apple Watch demand is slowing quickly," he wrote.

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  13. How a swine flu shot led to narcolepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBS News

    A doctor gives an H1N1 swine flu vaccination in the arms of a colleague at the Charite clinical center in Berlin on October 26, 2009, as Germany began a mass immunization by offering the vaccine to policemen, firefighters and medical personnel. One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect - the sleep disorder narcolepsy.

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  14. H1N1 Human Influenza Case Confirmed In Allen CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    The first case of the H1N1 influenza is confirmed in Allen County bringing the total of confirmed cases in Indiana to 155 and more than 10,000 cases nationwide. The newly confirmed Allen County case was identified after the individual reported to a sentinel site with symptoms of influenza.

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  15. Study offers clue to link between swine flu vaccine, narcolepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Fox News

    One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect - the sleep disorder narcolepsy. Now new research offers a clue to what happened.

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  16. Study Could Explain Flu Vaccine Link to NarcolepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MSNBC

    One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect -- the sleep disorder narcolepsy. Now new research offers a clue to what happened.

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  17. Study Suggests Clue to Strange Link Between Swine Flu Vaccine and NarcolepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | TIME.com

    One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect - the sleep disorder narcolepsy. Now new research offers a clue to what happened.

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  18. New superintendent named for Clinton County Correctional Facility; Honor block eliminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect - the sle

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  19. Flu Vaccine and Narcolepsy: New Findings May Explain LinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | LiveScience

    An unusual increase in narcolepsy cases in Europe was linked to a new flu vaccine used there, and now researchers may have figured out why: A protein in the vaccine appears to mimic one in the brain that plays a role in the sleep disorder. People with narcolepsy experience severe daytime sleepiness and "sleep attacks," in which they suddenly fall asleep for a short time.

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  20. First PersonMY Battle with TechnologyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | American Reporter

    Tonight, in a remote and rural part of west-central China's Qinghai Province, a town of 10,000 mostly Tibetan people is entirely quarantined as officials try to contain an outbreak of pneumonic plague. Residents can go anywhere in Ziketan within the quarantined area, but the roads in and out are blocked and no one can leave, the New York Times reported today .

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