Latest Swine flu outbreak Stories
Approximately 13 million illnesses and over 110,00 hospitalizations may have been averted by the flu vaccine over the last 6 years in the U.S.
Adjuvanted vaccines used during the 2009 swine flu pandemic did not increase the risk of Guillain-BarrÃ© syndrome substantially, if at all, finds a large Europe-wide study published on bmj.com today.
A World Health Organization probe into the international handling of the swine flu pandemic has seen difficulty in getting a reasonable view of what happened, according to the head of the probe on Friday.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Health vaccinated 49,078 Pennsylvanians at 33 H1N1 flu clinics held across the state on Jan. 8 and 9.
Appointments Still Available for Vaccination Clinics on Jan. 8 & 9 HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan.
Despite the fact that at least 60 million Americans have been vaccinated against the swine flu, a number of people are still skeptical about the safety of the swine flu vaccine and hesitant to have their children inoculated.
Radical measures, such as quarantines, are not likely to contain the H1N1 swine flu from infecting larger numbers of the worldâ€™s population, experts said Thursday.
The World Health Organization said on Friday that around 5,000 people have reportedly died from the swine flu since it emerged earlier this year.
Personal view: Should I have an H1N1 flu vaccination after Guillain-BarrÃ© syndrome?
Pending results from upcoming studies, the Obama administration says vaccinations against swine flu are likely and will probably begin in mid-October.