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Large increase in demand for flu vaccine leads to rationing in Victoria

ABC News 23 May 2018

A huge increase in demand for the influenza vaccine across Australia has led to rationing in Victoria, the state’s Department of Health and Human Services has said. 112 more words


Queensland’s flu season starts, hundreds more cases than same time last year

Courier Mail Laura Polson 22 May 2018

QUEENSLAND’S flu season is well and truly under way with hundreds more cases recorded than at the same time last year. 50 more words

Forensic Pathology

#Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is a proud supporter of the new Smithsonian exhibition, “Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World,” which will be on display for the next three years at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) in Washington, DC. 476 more words


Westward Spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus among Humans, China

Emerging Infectious Diseases June 2018 V.24 N.6   

Yang et al.

Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China (Q. Yang, X. Tong, H. Tian); Shaanxi Provincial Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Xi’an, China (W. 143 more words

Metodos Diagnosticos


Today is the fourth day that I have spent relegated to my bed due to what I can only assume is the black plague (the doctor says influenza but he’s not my usual doctor). 620 more words


Flu vaccine supply shortfall triggered by unprecedented demand

Sydney Morning Herald 21 May 2018

An unprecedented increase in the number of people wanting flu vaccinations has caused a shortage in supply ahead of this year’s flu season. 46 more words



Courier Mail, Brisbane Vanessa Marsh 19 May p. 30

INFLUENZA SHOCK Ravaged families plead: Don’t let virus get out of hand.

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