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Swine flu sweeps across USA and takes hold in ten states hitting the south the ... - Daily Mail

Monday 30 12 13 13:13 UTC

Daily Mail

Swine flu sweeps across USA and takes hold in ten states hitting the south the ...

State seeks NCDC help to contain swine flu - Times of India

Sunday 13 01 13 00:06 UTC

State seeks NCDC help to contain swine flu
Times of India
JAIPUR: Alarmed over the 39 swine flu deaths since December, the medical health and family welfare department has sought the guidance of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to prevent the spread of the flu in the state. A senior official of ...

Roundup: Syphilis in porn performers, swine flu at fairs - USA TODAY

Wednesday 22 08 12 15:17 UTC

USA TODAY

Roundup: Syphilis in porn performers, swine flu at fairs
USA TODAY
Swine flu and fairs: Is it time to ban pigs from state fairs? One infectious disease expert says it is, in light of a spate of flu cases in several states linked to direct contact with swine. Other experts are urging vulnerable people to stay away from ...

CDC warns of new strain of swine flu that is spreading across the nation - The Petri Dish

Sunday 12 08 12 15:28 UTC

The Petri Dish

CDC warns of new strain of swine flu that is spreading across the nation
The Petri Dish
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning that a new strain of swine flu is raising concerns as it continues to infect people throughout the Midwest region. CDC officials say that they do not expect an outbreak of the swine flu ...

CDC reports 125 new swine flu cases this week - Carroll County Times

Sunday 12 08 12 06:11 UTC

CDC reports 125 new swine flu cases this week
Carroll County Times
Agricultural fair attendees should wash their hands and take precautions when near pigs after more than 100 new cases of swine flu surfaced last week, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention health advisory. There were 16 new cases ...

Swine Flu And Agricultural Fairs, CDC Issue Precaution - Medical News Today

Monday 06 08 12 15:06 UTC

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Swine Flu And Agricultural Fairs, CDC Issue Precaution
Medical News Today
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are asking people attending agricultural fairs to take precautions when around pigs because of a rise in the number of cases of a new strain of "swine flu" virus in humans. Especially vulnerable ...

First Global Estimates of 2009 H1N1 Pandemic Mortality Released by CDC-Led Collaboration

Monday 25 06 12 07:00 UTC
A study published today in The Lancet Infectious Diseases Online First provides the first global estimates of how many people died as a result of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic.

CDC Warns That New Swine Flu Strain Has 'Pandemic Potential' - Chicago Tribune

Wednesday 22 02 12 22:15 UTC

CDC Warns That New Swine Flu Strain Has 'Pandemic Potential'
Chicago Tribune
A paper published Tuesday by scientists at the Centers for Disease Control suggests a new swine flu virus has the potential to cause an outbreak. The A(H3N2)v swine flu strain that has infected at least 18 Americans since Sept.
CDC study suggests H3N2 swine virus may have pandemic potentialPhysOrg.com

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Novel Swine Flu Virus Now Reported in 5 States, Says CDC - Medscape

Thursday 29 12 11 01:02 UTC

ABC7Chicago.com

Novel Swine Flu Virus Now Reported in 5 States, Says CDC
Medscape
New Flu Question: "Have You Been Around Pigs?" The CDC reported the first 2 cases of the A(H3N2)v influenza — both involving children under 5 years of age — on September 2 in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). ...

Twelve Swine Flu Cases Reported In Five States, Says CDC, USA - Medical News Today

Sunday 25 12 11 00:05 UTC

CTV.ca

Twelve Swine Flu Cases Reported In Five States, Says CDC, USA
Medical News Today
The CDC informs that it has received twelve reports of humans infected with swine flu - A(H3N2) virus. Reported cases have come in from West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maine, Iowa, and Indiana. Eleven of them were children. Half of all the cases had not ...

New CDC Test to Detect Human Infections with the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Virus Authorized for Use by FDA

Wednesday 23 06 10 15:00 UTC
A test developed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to diagnose human infections with the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus (formerly known as swine flu or pandemic H1N1 flu) was authorized for use today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

NEW: The 2009 H1N1 Pandemic: Summary Highlights of CDC's Response, April 2009-April 2010

Wednesday 16 06 10 17:04 UTC
This document summarizes key events of the 2009 H1N1 pandemic and CDC's response activities for historical purposes.

UPDATE: CDC estimates of 2009 H1N1 related cases, hospitalizations and deaths in the United States from April 2009 - March 13, 2010.

Monday 19 04 10 19:17 UTC
CDC has again updated its estimates of the total number of 2009 H1N1 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in the United States since April, 2009. The new estimates incorporate an additional four weeks of flu data from the previous estimates released on March 12, 2010.

CDC MMWR Interim Results: State-Specific Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Monovalent Vaccination Coverage --- United States, October 2009 -- January 2010

Tuesday 06 04 10 15:00 UTC
In July 2009, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) issued recommendations for the use of influenza A (H1N1) 2009 monovalent vaccine.

CDC 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing Transcript

Tuesday 30 03 10 16:00 UTC
CDC 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing Transcript

NEW: Press Briefing Transcript - CDC 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing (Rough Transcript)

Tuesday 30 03 10 01:00 UTC
Transcript for March 29, 2010 telebriefing. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin, M.D., M.B.A. Anne Schuchat, M.D., Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. "We are continuing to see people with serious illness from the pandemic H1N1 virus, especially in some of the southeastern states, and vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those you love from further illness or death and...

CDC MMWR Update: 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) in Pregnant Women Requiring Intensive Care --- New York City, 2009

Thursday 25 03 10 20:45 UTC
To characterize the severity of 2009 H1N1 infection in pregnant women, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) conducted active and passive surveillance for cases of 2009 H1N1 infection in pregnant women requiring intensive care.

MMWR: 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) in Pregnant Women Requiring Intensive Care --- New York City, 2009

Thursday 25 03 10 18:55 UTC
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)March 26, 2010 / 59(11);321-326

CDC Announces Changes to 2009 H1N1 vaccine and supply distribution, effective April 1, 2010.

Wednesday 24 03 10 15:52 UTC
Since mid February 2010, CDC has been working closely with its centralized vaccine distributor to prepare for a second phase of distribution of 2009 H1N1 vaccine and supplies that will take effect on April 1, 2010.

CDC: Morbid Obesity as a Risk Factor for Hospitalization and Death due to 2009 H1N1

Tuesday 16 03 10 21:00 UTC
This document provides updated information on obesity and morbid obesity as risk factors for serious 2009 H1N1-related complications based on findings from recent studies.

UPDATE: CDC Estimates of 2009 H1N1 Influenza Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths in the United States, April 2009 - February 13, 2010

Friday 12 03 10 19:45 UTC
CDC has again updated its estimates of the total number of 2009 H1N1 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in the United States since April, 2009. The new estimates incorporate an additional four weeks of flu data from the previous estimates released on February 12, 2010.

CDC Announces the Reduction of Vaccine Inventory and Allocation at the McKesson 2009 H1N1 Vaccine/Ancillary Supply Distribution Depots

Monday 22 02 10 22:30 UTC
Inventory capacity at CDC's centralized distribution depots (McKesson) has been at 30 million doses of 2009 H1N1 vaccine (with comparable inventory capacity for ancillary supplies) since the program's inception.

UPDATE: CDC Estimates of 2009 H1N1 Influenza Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths in the United States, April 2009 - January 16, 2010

Friday 12 02 10 19:12 UTC
CDC has updated its estimates of the total number of 2009 H1N1 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in the United States since April, 2009.

CDC 2009 H1N1 and Seasonal Influenza and Hispanic Communities: Questions and Answers

Thursday 11 02 10 17:00 UTC
Since April 2009, the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus has been spreading from person-to-person worldwide, affecting all racial and ethnic groups.

CDC Health Alert Network (HAN) Info Service Message: Non-Safety-Related Voluntary Recall of Unused Doses from Certain Lots of Sanofi Pasteur H1N1 Vaccine in Pre-Filled Syringes

Monday 01 02 10 18:45 UTC
As of January 7, 2010, the cumulative pro rata allocation is approximately 136 million doses of 2009 H1N1 vaccine. As of January 5, 2010, approximately 111 million doses have been shipped, so supplies of 2009 H1N1 vaccine available to be administered are ample. Although the 2009 H1N1 vaccine was initially prioritized to certain target groups, due to the increase in supply most jurisdictions are now making vaccine available for everyone who wishes to receive it.

CDC MMWR Update: Outbreaks of 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) Among Long-Term-Care Facility Residents - Three States, 2009

Thursday 28 01 10 18:30 UTC
CDC MMWR Update: Outbreaks of 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) Among Long-Term-Care Facility Residents - Three States, 2009

UPDATE: Open Letter to the American People about the H1N1 Flu Vaccine

Thursday 21 01 10 20:00 UTC
In an open letter to the American people, several health care provider and public health organizations encouraged Americans to get the H1N1 vaccine. This letter emphasizes that the H1N1 vaccine is safe, effective, and the best way to protect against 2009 H1N1 flu. Originally, 32 organizations signed on to this letter; however, since publication, several groups have joined this effort.

WHO, CDC issue H1N1 updates

Wednesday 20 01 10 05:29 UTC
Though H1N1 (swine flu) activity worldwide has slowed, the potential of a new wave of infections in the northern hemisphere in late winter or early spring remains viable, Keiji Fukuda, the WHO's top flu expert, said Monday at the start of the WHO's weeklong executive board meeting, Reuters reports.

Margaret A. Hamburg thanks America's health care professionals on H1N1 vaccine safety

Monday 18 01 10 10:29 UTC
FDA Commissioner Margaret A. Hamburg today sent a letter to America's health care professionals thanking them for their efforts during the 2009 H1N1 influenza outbreak and providing information on safety monitoring of the 2009 H1N1 vaccines.

UPDATE: CDC Estimates of 2009 H1N1 Influenza Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths in the United States, April - December 12, 2009

Friday 15 01 10 19:00 UTC
CDC has updated its estimates of the total number of 2009 H1N1 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in the United States since April, 2009
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