H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu Newswire

H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu Newswire

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  1. Swine Flu Cases Swell, Nadda Assures States of Assistance in Checking MenaceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | India.com

    New Delhi: In view of the rising number of swine flu cases across the nation, Union Health Minister JP Nadda on Tuesday spoke to the Chief Ministers of Maharashtra, Rajasthan; Health Ministers of Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, said ANI. Nadda also assured them all assistance in curbing the H1N1 flu and also asked them to remain vigilant.


  2. During a Flu Epidemic, Dispensing Flu Vaccines at Pharmacies Could Save Lives and CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    A new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health finds that in the event of a flu epidemic caused by a novel virus, using pharmacies to administer flu vaccines could save thousands of lives and billions of dollars. Millions each year already get their annual flu shots at pharmacies.


  3. Why it's your job to get a flu shot - and call in sick if you do get the fluRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    The CDC is urging people to act now, just before the October start of the 2018-19 flu season, and get vaccinated. The CDC is urging people to act now, just before the October start of the 2018-19 flu season, and get vaccinated.


  4. With 'I Got My Flu Shot' Stickers, HUHS Wards Off Winter EpidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Harvard Crimson

    Harvard University Health Services, with the help of undergraduates, is gearing up to prevent a flu epidemic on campus this winter, holding vaccination clinics and encouraging people to get their flu shot. Earlier this month, HUHS started hosting vaccination clinics, offering free flu shots to all University affiliates.


  5. Flu shots now available at health clinics, pharmacies across AlbertaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Fort McMurray Today

    A flu shot needle is seen during an Alberta Health Services press conference launching Alberta's Influenza Immunization Program in this file photo taken Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Ian Kucerak/Postmedia Network ublic health clinics, doctors' offices and pharmacies across the province started offering flu shots Monday as health officials encouraged Albertans of all ages to get vaccinated this year.


  6. Sinovac Commences Legal Proceedings to Nullify Filings Bearing a Falsified Company Seal and Forged Board Member SignaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Oct 15, 2018--Senior management of Sinovac Biotech Ltd. and the lawful directors of Sinovac Hong Kong have commenced legal proceedings in the High Court of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region to nullify and remove forged documents that were illegally filed with the Hong Kong Companies Registry in respect of Sinovac Biotech Limited and with the Industry and Commerce Bureau of Beijing in respect of Sinovac Biotech Co., Ltd. . In addition, in the High Court of Justice in Antigua and Barbuda, the Company has petitioned for 1Globe Capital LLC to be restrained from making any attempt to take control of the company or in any other way undermine the court's authority in the existing litigation between 1Globe and the Company.


  7. Remember last year's deadly flu season? Well, there's some good newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Flu season could start within weeks, and though early indicators suggest it could be relatively mild this year, health officials are renewing calls for vaccination following one of the deadliest seasons in recent memory. Last year's flu season began in late October, peaked in February and didn't fully cool until May, breaking national records for hospitalization rates along the way.


  8. Asia Pacific Influenza Market is expected to be valued at USD 2.22 billion by the end of 2023Read the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Asia-Pacific Influenza Market is segmented on the basis of Product Type and Consumer. Based on Product Type, the market is classified into vaccines and drugs.


  9. Spurt in dengue, malaria cases in TelanganaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Hyderabad [Telangana], Oct 14 : The state of Telangana is witnessing a rise in the cases of dengue, malaria, swine flu and viral fever. Speaking to ANI, Dr Shankar, Director Institute of Preventive Medicine, said, "In Fever Hospital, the cases have increased from 1000 to 1400.


  10. The phylogenomics of evolving virus virulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Nature Reviews Genetics

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  11. Public Health, Healthcare Leaders Kick Off Annual Flu Vaccination CampaignRead the original story

    Friday Oct 5 | Rhode Island Department of Health News

    Coming off the most severe flu season that Rhode Island has seen in almost a decade, public health and healthcare leaders launched the state's annual flu vaccination campaign today with reminders about how critical flu shots are for everyone six months of age and older. "A flu shot is the single best way to protect yourself and the ones you love against the flu.


  12. Testing the county's emergency mass vaccination planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | KIMT

    In 2009, Olmsted County Public Health had to put their mass vaccination plan to the test when H1N1 made its way across the nation. On Thursday, Public Health and their local and regional partners tested out their plan to give staff the opportunity to rehearse their roles if there ever was another emergency contagion that required a mass vaccination or medication.


  13. Mild to moderate flu season expected for Manitoba, says provincial health officailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | CBC News

    Public health clinics are expected to be operating soon to administer this year's flu vaccine, says the province's medical officer of health Dr. Tim Hilderman. This year's flu season is expected to be a mild to moderate year, but the Provincial Medical Officer of Health Dr. Tim Hilderman warns the flu is notoriously difficult to predict.


  14. VaxArray potency kit for 'pandemic' vaccines fills gap in pandemic preparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | EurekAlert!

    The development of vaccines against potentially pandemic influenza strains is a critical component of the global response to an influenza pandemic. However, the tests needed to determine the potency of pandemic vaccines often represent a bottleneck delivering those vaccines when they can be most effective.


  15. GIFFORD-JONES: Vitamins play important role in healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | The Guardian

    "Ignorance of the law is no excuse," it is said. So should ignorance of medical facts excuse anyone? Time and time again so-called medical experts publish illogical reports without repercussion.


  16. Scientists keeping an eye on flu rates as late season spike continues to impact KiwisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kiwis appear to have escaped the worst of it with this year's flu season more mild than in previous years. A high uptake of the influenza vaccine is being credited for a significant decrease in flu cases nationwide but experts warn that Kiwis might not be out of the woods yet.


  17. Why you really need a flu shot this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Daily Mail

    Melania Trump reveals she CONFISCATES Donald's phone to keep him off Twitter as she admits she doesn't 'always agree with his tweets' To answer readers' concerns about the shot, we spoke with Dr Pritish Tosh, a family physician and infectious disease specialist at the Mayo Clinic. There isn't any live virus in the influenza vaccine so it's impossible to get the flu from the vaccine.


  18. A Mushroom Extract Might Save Bees From a Killer VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Wired

    Termed colony collapse disorder , the die-off counts among its causes a parasite aptly named Varroa destructor. A flat, button-shaped, eight-legged critter no more than 2 millimeters long, varroa mites invade honeybee hives around the world in droves, latch onto their inhabitants, and feed on their tissues, transmitting devastating RNA viruses in the process.


  19. Seqirus Presents Favorable Outcomes Data for Adjuvanted Trivalent...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Digital Post Production

    New studies highlight health and economic benefits of adjuvanted trivalent influenza vaccine amongst two at-risk populations - 65 years+ and young children /PRNewswire/ -- Seqirus, a global leader in influenza prevention, will present new healthcare and cost outcomes data for its MF59 -adjuvanted trivalent influenza vaccine at IDWeek in A significant reduction of 6% in all-cause hospitalization among elderly persons aged 65 years and above who live in U.S. nursing homes and received MF59-adjuvanted trivalent influenza vaccine compared to those who received a traditional egg-based trivalent vaccine2 Cost-savings in using MF59-adjuvanted trivalent influenza vaccine vs. unadjuvanted trivalent vaccine for those 65 years+, where use led to a reduction in deaths and an incremental increase in quality-adjusted life years 3 Increased immunization against influenza among young children whose ... (more)


  20. Mild start to B.C. flu season, but officials still recommend vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | GlobalNews

    It's still early in the season, but health officials in B.C. are gearing up for the arrival of the flu. At the B.C. Centre for Disease Control , staff are already stockpiling vaccine which will be provided free of charge to people in at-risk populations.