Latest Flu pandemic in the United States Stories

2009-08-17 13:50:00

The top American health official urged educators and parents on Sunday to take measures to prevent and address the A(H1N1) virus, as the country approaches nearly 500 deaths from swine flu.

2009-07-30 12:05:06

Laboratory studies at Kansas State University and the work of a K-State researcher are making headway in the effort to control the pandemic H1N1 virus.

2009-07-29 17:37:34

U.S. health experts said Wednesday that first responders, healthcare workers and those most at risk would be first in line for a H1N1 flu vaccine.

2009-07-29 17:09:01

Pregnant women might be at increased risk for complications from H1N1 flu and if infected they should be treated with antivirals, U.S. researchers said.

2009-07-24 11:35:46

Scottish Health Secretary Nicola Sturgeon says her country has transferred a critically-ill female H1N1 flu patient to Sweden for treatment. Sturgeon said the H1N1 virus patient, suffering from what was originally called swine flu, was transferred from Crosshouse Hospital in Kilmarnock, Scotland, to a hospital in Stockholm, Sweden, to undergo an extra corporeal membrane oxygenation procedure intended to save her life, The Glasgow Herald said Friday. This woman has suffered severe...

2009-07-23 20:16:54

Doctors should consider seasonal flu or H1N1 flu as a diagnosis for children with flu-like symptoms, seizures or mental status changes, U.S.

2009-07-17 23:14:40

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Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).