The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory committee voted this week to return the FluMist, nasal spray flu vaccine, to the recommended options for the 2018-2019 flu season. 429 more words
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Yup- the CDC upgraded the flu season in the US to epidemic. Where are the numbers?
- Another 10 pediatric deaths this past week, bringing to… 369 more words
Happy Friday fellow biodefense enthusiasts! The Winter Olympics are already starting off with a bang as Korean health officials have confirmed 128 cases of norovirus… 2,393 more words
COLLEYVILLE (CBSDFW.COM) – The flu virus killed a 27-year-old man who friends say was the picture of health.
Jeremy Westerman coached health and fitness at 24-Hour Fitness, choosing a profession in personal training as a way to give back. 246 more words
It’s not common but reinfection with influenza can definitely occur, either due to the same viral strain, or due to a different one altogether.
One study reported influenza reinfection due to H1N1 in otherwise healthy patients within 12-20 days of the original infection after an apparent period of full recovery. 217 more words