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What’s Coming This Flu Season?

In March, the CDC reported a genetic shift in the H3N2 flu strain, after the composition of the 2017-2018 flu vaccine had been set. Given that, this season’s flu vaccine may be a poorer match resulting in more severe and widespread illness. 108 more words


Small Study Suggests Back to Back Flu Shots May be Linked to Miscarriage

A recent study performed by the CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has prompted a call for more research looking into a link between flu shots and miscarriage. 234 more words


H1N1 Flu:

H1N1 Flu:

  • It is a respiratory disease caused by a strain of the influenza type A virus known as H1N1.
  • H1N1 Flu is also known as swine flu.
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Swine flu claims 44 lives in Madhya Pradesh since July 2017

Swine flu has claimed 44 lives in Madhya Pradesh with five patients each succumbing to the deadly H1N1 virus in Bhopal and Indore districts since July 1 this year, a senior official said today. 139 more words

Everyone's Doing It

More than nine years ago, self-proclaimed germaphobe, Howie Mandel went public with his Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and sent celebrity-watching societies into a fist bumping frenzy. 652 more words

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H1N1 ALERT Fear of more deaths as Myanmar authorities call for calm

Social media appears to be fanning the flames of fear in Myanmar as the outbreak of a potentially deadly contagious virus has people rushing to buy face masks. 944 more words


Lessons India has not learnt on H1N1

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The high H1N1 flu toll points to a failure of the government to put necessary systems and precautions in place.

The number of influenza A (H1N1) virus… 478 more words