Posts tagged "swine flu"

Oct. 2 news: African swine fever, infant child mortality, opioid abuse, flu season, medication during pregnancy

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018.

Feb. 19 news: AIDS vaccine progress, swine flu in India, climate change

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015.

Aug. 13 news: Clean air, swine flu, cancer study

Healthy food in schools making a weighty difference, according to study; new swine flu outbreak up to 162, state and county fairs on alert; and does the use of aspirin reduce likelihood of cancer? Read these and other stories headlining public health news for Monday, Aug. 13, 2012.

CDC confirms over 100 new cases of H3N2v influenza this week

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported today that a number of new cases of an H3N2 variant strain of influenza A have been confirmed in four states, believed to be the result of contact between humans and pigs, mostly occurring at county or state fairs.

Aug. 9 news: Weightlifting and diabetes, swine flu, arthritis drug

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that cholesterol levels among children and teens are actually declining; swine flu spreading rapidly in Indiana; and a potential breakthrough drug may offset chronic arthritis conditions. Read these and other stories headlining public health news for Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012.

Study: Swine flu deaths 15 times higher than original reports

Although the pandemic caused three years ago by the H1N1 influenza virus was declared over by the World Health Organization in August 2010, the “swine flu” is still circulating worldwide.