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The Dreaded Lurgy.

Hello Internet Friends.

I’m sick. I’ve succumb to the dreaded lurgy (ear infection/sinus infection). And I feel terrible. I think getting sick is worse when you’re an adult. 402 more words

Personal

GSK flu vaccine plant inspection finds 10 issues requiring action: report

TORONTO – A recent Health Canada inspection of the country’s only flu vaccine production plant identified 10 issues that need to be addressed, a report from the regulatory agency reveals. 608 more words

News

Winter Is Coming

It was peak hour in the city and I was on my way home from a hard day at the office (read: squandering QUT internet). 646 more words

Opinion

Sask. implements flu shot or mask policy for health-care workers

REGINA – If you’re a Saskatchewan health care worker, you’ll have to choose between getting a flu shot or wearing a mask next flu season. 358 more words

Health

Flu Season May Be Reaching Its Peak, Says CDC

Though deaths from the flu this season have officially reached the levels necessary for it to be classified as an epidemic, we are likely at the peak of the season, according to health officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 274 more words

Seasons Greeting - It's the Flu season!

Blustery winds has been gushing through Sydney and the feels-like temperature is very very low.  Such a difference from a warm T-shirt weather start to our winter down under! 143 more words

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Influenza Vaccine Failure among Highly Vaccinated Military Personal, No protection against Pandemic Strains.

Introduction

Following the 2009 influenza A/H1N1 (pH1N1) pandemic, both seasonal and pH1N1 viruses circulated in the US during the 2010–2011 influenza season; influenza vaccine effectiveness (VE) may vary between live attenuated (LAIV) and trivalent inactivated (TIV) vaccines as well as by virus subtype. 1,580 more words

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