Latest Flu pandemic in Malaysia Stories

2009-10-07 13:22:43

Microsoft Corp on Wednesday launched a new Web site targeted at helping people determine if they should seek medical attention based on their symptoms.

2009-09-10 00:28:19

Only one-third of U.S.

2009-09-09 15:17:16

Employees Will Face Challenges As Few Businesses Offer Paid Leave to Care for Sick Family Members.

2009-06-15 13:11:52

Flu sufferers, especially children, are at risk of potentially deadly bacterial infections, a top doctor at Children's Hospital in Philadelphia says. The outbreak of H1N1 virus, or swine flu, means the medical community and the public need to remain alert to secondary infections, particularly strep pneumoniae, said Dr.

2009-05-21 08:23:26

The Cuban government announced its fourth confirmed case of H1N1 flu Thursday, saying a 14-month-old Canadian boy tested positive for the virus. The Ministry of Public Health issued a statement through the Granma newspaper's online edition saying the unidentified boy from Toronto had been hospitalized with symptoms including fever and respiratory problems.

2009-05-11 20:38:00

Real-time PCR test validated using clinical specimens confirmed positive for Influenza A H1N1 Swine-origin flu virus MADISON, N.J., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, today announced that its Focus Diagnostics infectious disease reference laboratory has introduced a laboratory-developed real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test to aid in identifying Influenza A H1N1...

2009-05-07 07:00:00

Test can accurately confirm the H1N1 virus in six hours or less HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Diatherix Laboratories Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.