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January 2

News Reports for January 2, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 28, 2013 at 22:32:24 PM EST

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• ProMED: PRO/EDR> A(H1N1)pdm09 - Canada: (BC) primary data & analysis (Link)

• Hong Kong: Six additional overseas cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome closely monitored by DH (Link)
• China confirms H5N1 bird flu outbreak in Guizhou (Link)

• Odisha: Bird Flu Alert in Bhitarkanika (Link)

• MERS coronavirus claims another life in Oman  (Link)

• Hundreds monitored in Taiwan after bird flu case (Link)
• ProMED: Avian influenza, human (01): Taiwan ex China (JS) H7N9 (Link)

United Arab Emirates
• Emirati, 68, dies in Dubai after Mers infection (Link)

United Kingdom
• Wales: Doctors' fears over flu jab uptake (Link)

United States
• CDC: Flu cases up 23% this week in Southeast (Link)
• FL: Flu Shot for Pregnant Women to Be Covered Temporarily by Medicaid (Link)
• TX: Several Deaths Linked to Swine Flu in Texas (Link)

• Virology Down Under: H7N9 median time between events: the story of average disease (Link)
• Avian Flu Diary: Viral Reassortants: Rocking The Cradle Of Influenza (Link)
• Novel Infectious Diseases: A Review of Human Influenza A(H5N1) Cases in 2013 (Link)

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News Reports for January 2, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Mon Dec 31, 2012 at 14:01:39 PM EST

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• Many are still bedridden due to the Christmas flu outbreak (Link)

• Haryana and Punjab: 3 cases of swine flu in city, all PGI staffers (Link)

• Kathmandu: Farmer buried bird flu-ailed chickens by himself: Report (Link)
• Kathmandu: Third bird flu case in capital (Link)

• Norway health authorities discourage flu alarm (Link)

United States
• AZ: Cases of flu in AZ, across US already signal busy season (Link)
• MA: Influx of Flu Cases Hitting Western Massachusetts (Link)
• MN: Flu surge has Minnesota health officials worried (Link)
• MN: Earlier and More Intense Flu Season Hits Twin Cities Families (Link)
• SC: Early flu peak swamping medical offices (Link)
• TX: Local Hospitals Enact New Rules to Keep Flu From Spreading (Link)

• H (Link)

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News Reports for January 2, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 31, 2011 at 18:39:39 PM EST

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•  China calls for calm after man dies from bird flu (Link)
•  Travelers to HK, China Urged to take Precaution on Avian Flu Virus (Link)
•  Deadly H5N1 Virus Isn't Transmitted Between Humans (Link)
•  Chinese urged not to panic over H5N1 death (Link)
•  Race against time in bird flu riddle (Link)

•  Mumbai: Haffkine Institute opens new bio safety lab (Link)

United States
•  Where's the flu? Get ready (Link)

•  Flu's lethality is attributed to immune systems overreacting to the virus (Link)

•  How do we know evolution really happens? (Link)

•  Recombinomics: Clade In Fatal H5N1 Case In Shenzen China (Link)
•  Mercury News editorial: Make flu shots or masks mandatory for hospitals (Link)
•  A Bus Driver in Southern China Dies of Bird Flu. Could the Deadly Virus Strike Again? (Link)
•  A Bird Flu Death in China. What it Means - and Doesn't Mean (Link)

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News Reports for January 2, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sat Jan 01, 2011 at 16:06:30 PM EST

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•  Swine flu: 1 death and 34 infections reported (Link)

•  Natural treasures carry avian flu / Rare migratory birds harboring virus this winter pose problems (Link)

•  Swine flu cases up to 50 in Jordan (Link)

•  Fears now rise in Kenya over possible new swine flu epidemic (Link)

•  Two H1N1 patients hospitalized in Norway (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Wales:  Flu 'Is Set To Sweep Nation' (Link)
•  Republic of Ireland swine flu cases more than treble (Link)
•  Swine Flu hits hard on Fylde (Link)
•  Fears of Flu Epidemic As Deaths from H1N1 Double In A Week (Link)
•  Swine flu kills animal trainer on Harry Potter films (Link)
•  Flu cases take beds meant for ill babies (Link)

•  Recombinomics: UK H1N1 Children's Epidemic Predicted (Link)

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News Reports for January 2, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Fri Jan 01, 2010 at 23:32:55 PM EST

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•  Bird flu (H5N1) strikes again (Link)
•  Bird flu near the border with Vietnam (Link)

•  Pig sample tests positive for H1N1 (Link)

•  Six more swine flu deaths in Gujarat (Link)

•  Death toll from flu, respiratory infections in Ukraine rises to 727 (Link)

United States
•  U.S. reaction to swine flu: apt, timely and lucky (Link)

•  Bird flu (H5N1) sweeps through SE Asia (Link)

•  20p lozenge could fight all colds and flu  (Link)

•  Recombinomics: H1N1 D225G and D225N in Russian Cases Near Ukraine (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for January 2

by: AlohaOR

Fri Jan 02, 2009 at 00:16:55 AM EST

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • Researchers still don't know what to make of H5N1 (by Helen Branswell)
  • Belize: Newcastle disease continues to spread
  • Congo: Update on Ebola outbreak
  • China: S. China province tightens poultry market inspection after bird flu case
  • Viet Nam: Nam Dinh uses SMS to control bird flu
  • India corn trades weak, unchanged since opening
  • India: Post-flu vigil in Malda villages
  • India: Status report on avian influenza in Assam and West Bengal as on 1.1.2009
  • India (Bihar): Mystery disease, 5 deaths in Darbhanga
  • US: CDC - Personal protective equipment and risk for avian influenza (H7N3)
  • India (West Bengal): Bird flu scare in Siliguri
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News Reports for January 2

by: Nimbus

Wed Jan 02, 2008 at 00:06:12 AM EST

New Stories for Today (Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • Bangladesh: Another poultry outbreak in far north
  • Bird flu hits geese farms in southern Vietnam
  • Egyptian bird flu death toll reaches 19
  • Egypt culls 1,599 birds to stem bird flu
  • Ireland: Huge tanks of gas kept ready for bird flu cull
  • The Flu Vaccine In Powder Form The Answer To A Pandemic?
Summary of News for January 1, 2008
Abu Dhabi
•    Tourist triggers bird flu scare (Link)
•    Egypt reports three more H5N1 deaths (Link)
•    Slaughter of chickens suspended Portugal (Link)
United States
•    CDC Seeks 44 on Flight With TB Patient (Link)
•    2008: A year already worth forgetting - Bleak predictions about stem cell research, HIV vaccines and pandemic risks (Link)
•    Evidence for a Heritable Predisposition to Death Due to Influenza (Link)
•    1/4/08, Call-in on PF on Coast-to-Coast am (Link)
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News Reports for January 2

by: Nimbus

Tue Jan 02, 2007 at 00:30:50 AM EST

New stories posted today
(Open this diary to read more on these postings)
  • For travelers: A review of Avian Flu
  • Bird Flu raging in Vietnam's Mekong Delta
  • Kenya: Containers sent back over bird flu fears
  • WHO: new AI guidelines issued
  • China: undiagnosed respiratory illness
  • Suspected flu outbreak sends 60 students to hospital in north China
  • USA: Rhode Island investigating infection in children
  • Superbug emerging across Canada
  • Fairbanks Alaska: Planning for a flu pandemic
Summary of News for January 1 2007

    •   Goggles recommended for poultry workers (Link)
United Kingdom
    •   UK tv miniseries: Pandemic (Link)
    •   The world bank helped 13 countries to wage war on Bird Flu (Link)
    •   Bird flu death rate  (Link)
    •   LIAI analysis on influenza virus data  (Link)
    •   IOM Committee for the Assessment of DoD-GEIS Influenza Surveillance and Response Programs  (Link)

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