Latest Flu pandemic in the United States Stories

2009-10-21 06:30:00

ROCKVILLE, Md. and MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) and Xcellerex, Inc.

2009-10-20 18:13:00

CNA's Planned Oct. 30 Strike is About Contract Negotiations, Not H1N1 Preparedness SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-19 17:18:00

PSAs Offer Vital Information for Adults, Children in English, Spanish Versions SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-16 18:47:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The announcement by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday that tests are being conducted to determine if three pigs from the Minnesota State Fair in August are the first confirmed cases of the Novel H1N1 virus in the U.S.

2009-10-16 17:46:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is attributed to J. Patrick Boyle, President and CEO, American Meat Institute: "USDA has confirmed that hogs at the Minnesota State Fair may have screened positive for the novel H1N1 virus.

2009-10-16 14:31:00

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Delays in shipments from vaccine manufacturers will force the Aurora Visiting Nurse Association of Wisconsin to suspend its seasonal flu vaccination clinics throughout eastern Wisconsin.

2009-10-15 10:00:00

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy announced today that its seasonal flu shot clinics will run through October 22, in light of manufacturer delays in delivery of seasonal flu vaccine affecting all health care providers.

2009-10-12 10:43:00

MIAMI, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- AvMed Health Plans announced that it will cover H1N1 flu administration fees for all of its fully insured members.

2009-10-07 13:16:53

In an effort to ease public fears about the new H1N1 flu vaccine, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced Wednesday that the vaccine was the safest way to avoid the virus.

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