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I'm flu with you!

It’s been a rough couple of days. I am usually one of the lucky ones who skips the standard run of the mill seasonal flu and goes straight for the stomach flu aka gastroenteritis… it’s not pretty so we will skip the details. 567 more words


Really Awful stuff generally ...

After a short spell of editing this morning, I decided that getting up had been a really bad idea, so I undid it by returning to bed where I shivered uncontrollably for a couple of hours.  118 more words


Heat blamed for spray vaccine's failure against swine flu

ATLANTA – The makers of the nasal spray version of the flu vaccine say now they know why it has failed to protect young U.S. children against swine flu — fragile doses got too warm. 324 more words


Surprise Blessings from a Coma

Just after Christmas of 2013 I fell extremely ill (sepsis, respiratory failure, cardiac arrest) and was put into a medically induced coma for a month so that medicine and machines could heal my body.   485 more words

Fulminant myocarditis associated with the H1N1 influenza virus: case report and literature review.

Rev Bras Ter Intensiva. 2014 Jul-Sep;26(3):321-6.

Lobo ML1, Taguchi Â1, Gaspar HA1, Ferranti JF1, de Carvalho WB1, Delgado AF1.

1Hospital das Clínicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brasil. 261 more words

Metodos Diagnosticos

Global Influenza Vaccine Market 2015 Industry Analysis, Overview, Research and Development

Research Report on Global Influenza Vaccine Industry 2015 Market Research Report. The Report includes market price, demand, trends, size, Share, Growth, Forecast, Analysis & Overview. The report’s segment of industry overview covers basic information about Influenza Vaccine, including the core definition, classification, structure of demand and supply chain, analysis of regulatory policies in the marketplace, important news related to the Influenza Vaccine market, etc. 78 more words


Why Should I Get the Flu Vaccine?

By Brant Gahr, RPh, Staff Pharmacist, Masonic Homes Pharmacy

This is a question you may be asking yourself right now.  We are in the peak of flu season and the CDC has announced that the flu vaccine is only 25% effective this year.  359 more words

Flu Season