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  1. Indore: AAP Stages Protest Against Rise in Swine Flu CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Outlook

    Aam Aadmi Party today accused the health department of not taking proper steps to check the spread of the deadly H1N1 virus and staged protest against the rising cases of swine flu in the city. The protesters, led by AAP divisional co-ordinator Yuvaraj Singh Chouhan and Secretary S Jhanwar, demonstrated outside the office of Divisional Commissioner and handed over a memorandum, addressed to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, to an officer here.

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  2. AAP stages protest against rise in swine flu cases in IndoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | DNA India

    The Aam Aadmi Party on Monday staged a protest against the rising cases of swine flu in Indore while alleging that the health department did not take proper steps to check the spread of the deadly H1N1 virus. The protesters, led by AAP divisional co-ordinator Yuvaraj Singh Chouhan and secretary S Jhanwar, demonstrated outside the office of Divisional Commissioner and handed over a memorandum, addressed to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, to an officer.

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  3. 12 More Succumb to Swine Flu in Rajasthan, Toll Jumps to 165Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Outlook

    Twelve more persons succumbed to swine flu in different parts of Rajasthan, taking the toll due to the H1N1 virus in the state to 165 this year. An official of Medical and Health Directorate today said four persons died of swine flu in Nagaur, two each died in Jaipur, Jodhpur and Barmer, and one each in Sikar and Bikaner, in the last 24 hours.

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  4. FLU2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Cambridge Evening News

    Cambridge health experts are urging people to have faith in the NHS flu jab given to millions of vulnerable people this year, following the recent announcement that it offers almost no protection. Public Health England said the A 100million programme is only three per cent effective because experts misjudged the dominant strain.

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  5. Bill Maher doubles down on his antivaccine misinformationa again [Respectful Insolence]Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | ScienceBlogs

    Baratunde Thurston and Zanny Minton Bedoes react to a particularly ignorant bit of antivaccine misinformation by Bill Maher on Real Time With Bill Maher . I really don't want Mondays to be come "let's refute and make fun of the conspiratorial antivaccine nonsense Bill Maher said on his show Friday night."

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  6. Tourism sector in Rajasthan and Maharashtra to face Rs 5,500 cr loss due to Swine fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Merinews

    The outbreak of swine flu in Rajasthan and Maharashtra must be dealt with on a war-footing both by the Centre and the state governments as the disease taking epidemic proportion is expected to result in a loss of Rs 5,500 crore to the tourism and aviation industries, according to an assessment by industry body ASSOCHAM. The worst hit would be Rajasthan which attracts fairly a large number of foreign tourists during the winter season beginning November-December and running through end of February and the first week of March.

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  7. Answers to your queries on swine fluRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Children in an autorickshaw in Ajmer with their faces covered as a preventive measure against swine flu, which has claimed several lives in the Rajasthan city. Swine flu has claimed two lives in the state so far this year.

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  8. Identifying proteins controlling key disease signaling pathways.Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | CiteULike

    Several types of studies, including genome-wide association studies and RNA interference screens, strive to link genes to diseases. Although these approaches have had some success, genetic variants are often only present in a small subset of the population, and screens are noisy with low overlap between experiments in different labs.

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  9. Swine Flu Claims Eight More Lives in Gujarat, Toll Rises to 144Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Outlook

    Swine flu claimed eight more lives in Gujarat, taking the toll to 144 since January this year, while 152 cases were reported, officials said here today. "Eight more deaths were reported due to swine flu in Gujarat today.

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  10. My HorizonsHEALTH Insurers are Failing 2 Million Children of Our MilitaryRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | American Reporter

    About 2,100 persons have died. As much as one-fourth of America's workforce an 2 billion of the world's population may be infected by the new swine flu when it peaks in Winter, according to studies conducted by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization, respectively.

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  11. Swine flu fear forces - unaware' citizens to make beeline in hospital for drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Indian Express

    The growing number of H1N1 virus cases in the city have driven panicky residents rushing to SSG Hospital for the coveted Tamiflu drug. While doctors at SSG have begun educating patients about the side-effects of popping Tamiflu thoughtlessly, patients denied medicines blame the hospital for being short on supply.

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  12. 97% of Flu Shots in the U.K. Don't WorkBy Kent SepkowitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    The British just announced that thus far, this year's flu vaccine in Britain was only 3 percent effective . As a result, public health authorities in Britain anticipate a one-third increase in flu and cold weather deaths among the elderly, probably leading to an overall death toll by spring approaching almost 50,000.

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  13. Drain Bamage: little things that are hard to wrap your head aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Rand Paul has said a lot of crazy things in his short life, but we recently had one of the craziest highlighted when we were shown a clip from an interview conducted in 2009, by Alex Jones' Infowars crew. In the clip Randian spouts off about Martial Law and Vaccines, noting that "Back in the 70's, more people died from the flu vaccine than died from the flu".

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  14. This Is the Flu Season News We've All Been Waiting ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Motley Fool

    While the flu isn't gone by any means -- some 4,600 confirmed cases were reported during week 3, from Jan. 18- Jan 24, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- influenza-positive tests have plummeted over the past four weeks from a peak of more than 12,800 cases. In other words, it would appear that the worst of flu season is likely over a bit earlier than normal, and I doubt people are going to be sorry to see it go.

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  15. ConstanceWEIGHING in on FatRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2010 | American Reporter

    One of my responsibilities as regional director is to make sure that taxpayer money is used responsibly. This week, we put a number to our collective good use of federal dollars: The Census Bureau will return not less than $1.6 billion of our budgeted funds for 2010.

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  16. Debate over measles vaccinations results in unlikely political alliances, sparks controversy among GOP presidential hopefuls Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    Pediatrician Charles Goodman, talks with patient Carmen Lopez, 37, holding her 18-month-old son, Daniel after being vaccinated with the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, or MMR at his practice in Northridge, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Some doctors are adamant about not accepting patients who don't believe in vaccinations, with some saying they don't want to be responsible for someone's death from an illness that was preventable.

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  17. Swine flu claims six lives in KarnatakaRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The dreaded swine flu has claimed six lives in Karnataka, including four in Bengaluru and one each in Bidar and Raichur districts in the northern region, a senior health official said Sunday. "Though 95 people, affected by the H1N1 influenza over the last two weeks, tested positive and have been under treatment, six of them succumbed to the disease so far.

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  18. Being proactive can minimize effect of the fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | ABC2 Maryland

    A woman wearing a surgical mask to prevent the transmission of airborne infection walks in Westminster on July 30, 2009 in London, England. Figures released by the Health Protection Agency show that by July 19, an estimated 100,000 Britons have been infected with swine flu and there have been 26 deaths in England linked to the disease.

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  19. Media is just scaring everyone about measlesRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | Marietta Times

    I am confused, we had Aids, swine flu, bird flu, mad cow disease, Legionnaires disease and Ebola, plus I am sure I have forgotten some. They were all slated to wipe out the population, now we have measles.

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  20. Debate over vaccine requirements forges strange allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Review

    The debate over whether parents should be required to get their children vaccinated against measles has created strange alliances, putting some liberal parents on the same side as Republican conservatives. While the two parties are not cleanly divided on the issue -- various individual Democrats and Republicans stand on either side -- in the nation's state legislatures, it is increasingly the GOP that resists efforts to stiffen requirements on vaccinating kids.

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