Latest Flu pandemic in the United States Stories

2009-11-13 10:20:00

MT. CLEMENS, Mich., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pregnant women, their families and health care workers are being targeted by the Macomb County Health Department for its next two H1N1 vaccine clinics, department officials announced today.

2009-11-12 12:10:00

A World Health Organization official said on Thursday that antiviral medicines can prevent severe H1N1 flu and should be given to pregnant women, very young children and people with underlying medical problems who fall ill.

2009-11-11 12:20:00

Google on Tuesday unveiled a new service aimed at helping people locate the closest places to receive their seasonal and H1N1 flu shots.

2009-11-05 10:43:00

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's leading security solutions provider, G4S Wackenhut, continues its proactive measures to keep employees healthy by releasing a video guide to flu prevention and safety.

2009-11-03 16:14:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Health today confirmed that a five-year old Adams County boy died on Oct. 31 as a result of complications from H1N1 flu. This is Pennsylvania's first pediatric death associated with H1N1.

2009-11-02 13:49:00

MT. CLEMENS, Mich., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Another large community H1N1 influenza clinic has been scheduled by the Macomb County Health Department, the department announced today. It will be held at Freedom Hill County Park in Sterling Heights this Saturday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

2009-10-27 06:25:00

On Monday, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius assured that, despite delays, there would eventually be enough swine flu vaccine for everyone.

2009-10-26 05:00:00

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERIGROUP Corporation (NYSE: AGP) announced today that it expects to report earnings for the third quarter of 2009 in the range of $0.42 to $0.44 per diluted share.