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Nearly 6,200 H1N1 cases reported in India in three weeks

In three weeks (February 24 to March 17) this year, the number of H1N1 cases reported from across India has increased by nearly 6,200. At 20,977, the number of cases reported till March 17 is far more than what was reported in the whole of 2018 (14,992) and nearly half the number of cases reported in 2015 (42,592). 401 more words

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Alarming spread of H1N1 in 2019

As on February 24 this year, the number of H1N1 cases and deaths in India have been 14,803 and 448, respectively. The highest numbers are from Rajasthan (3,964), Delhi (2,738) and Gujarat (2,726). 494 more words

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CDC Reports More Severe Wave of Flu to Come

This season’s primary strain of H1N1 is becoming overshadowed by new H3N2 cases according to health officials.

The H3N2 strain is more deadly and was responsible for last year’s epidemic that claimed 80,000 lives. 1,230 more words

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Flu vaccines in short supply in Nova Scotia

As flu season hits its peak, vaccine supply is hitting a low in Nova Scotia.

Some pharmacies and clinics across the province have run out of vaccines and there are no more available for distribution. 307 more words

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Mother with H1N1 in medically induced coma

A Calgary mother was left hospitalized after beginning to feel unwell on New Year’s day. Nevada Cunnington was the picture of health over the Christmas Holiday, according to her family; however her cold-like symptoms escalated quickly enough for her to seek emergency department care. 88 more words

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38-year-old mother fighting for her life

A 38-year-old mother from Calgary is between life and death after contracting the H1N1 flu during the holidays. Nevada Cunnington went to the hospital after she thought she had developed a cold, but the symptoms escalated to the point where she had to be put into an induced coma. 83 more words

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Flu: Common Queries by Parents

Roses are red, violets are blue; with chill in the air, I’m suffering from flu“!!

Recently there has been news regarding major outbreaks of swine flu in Rajasthan in India.  1,565 more words

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