About
About Flu Wiki
How To Navigate
New? Start Here!
Search FW Forum
Forum Rules
Simple HTML I
Simple HTML II
Forum Shorthand
Recent Active Diaries
RSS Feed

Search




Advanced Search


Flu Wiki Forum
Welcome to the conversation Forum of Flu Wiki

This is an international website intended to remain accessible to as many people as possible. The opinions expressed here are those of the individual posters who remain solely responsible for the content of their messages.
The use of good judgement during the discussion of controversial issues would be greatly appreciated.
March 22

News Reports for March 22

by: AlohaOR

Thu Mar 22, 2007 at 00:54:39 AM EDT

New Stories for Today    (Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • Indonesia - More than a virus buster
  • Pakistan - Bird sellers rejoice as flu fear fades
  • Pakistan - deadly H5N1 strain of bird flu in dead crows in Pakistan's capital
  • Kuwait - three more infected birds found
  • USA - Author to speak about avian influenza
  • Roche says no Tamiflu link
  • Prolonged, widespread flu hits bases in Europe
  • Trust for America's Health says U.S. flu pandemic could cause recession (3 articles)
  • USA - House committee OKs $969M for pandemic flu readiness
  • Indonesia warns vaccine inequity could threaten world peace
  • Feathers could yield map to predict bird flu outbreaks
  • Thailand joins Indonesia in Withholding bird flu data
  • Kuwait - Reports of new bird flu cases "groundless" -- Al-Shatti
  • Russian pharmaceutical to destroy bird flu
  • Health insurer pandemic influenza planning checklist
  • Micronesian leaders ask for help against bird flu
  • Bangladesh: Bird flu confirmed in poultry
  • Novel Influenza A is now a reportable disease
  • Saudi Arabia reports first bird flu outbreak in fowl
  • Texas: leaders make plans for flu outbreaks
Summary of News for March 21, 2007
China
•  Experts call for end to HK live poultry markets (Link) and (Link)
Japan
•  Health alert over Tamiflu (Link)
Kuwait
•  Three new birds carry avian flu in Kuwait (Link)
•  No cases of avian influenza [in humans] (Link)
Myanmar (Burma)
•  Bird flu spreads in Myanmar (Link)
New Zealand
•  New Zealand Department of Health releases more information on pandemic exercise (Link)
Pakistan
•  People advised precautions against bird flu (Link)
United States
•  Local scientists assisting with bird flu research (Link)
•  Remembering a killer--Survivors recall 1918 influenza epidemic (Link)
•   Clock ticking on antiflu offer (Florida) (Link)
•  Univ. of Rochester studies one vaccine for flus both seasonal and avian (Link)
General
•  WHO to push companies to make vaccine in poor nations (Link)
•  U.N. wants tougher bird flu controls (Link)
There's More... :: (72 Comments, 781 words in story)

News Reports for March 22, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sat Mar 15, 2014 at 23:10:25 PM EDT

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links. Thanks!

Cambodia
• International Effort Underway to Control Bird Flu in Cambodia (H5N1) (Link)

Canada
• Ontario: Six are treated for swine flu virus at Glasgow Royal Infirmary (Link)

China
• Hong Kong: Two additional overseas cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome closely monitored by DH (Link)
• Hong Kong: CHP notified of one additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland (Link)
• China Reports Another H7N9 Human Infection (Link)
• Guangdong Province: 1 new confirmed cases of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza (translated) (Link)
• Jiangsu Provincial Health Dept.: Province newly diagnosed one case of confirmed cases of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza (translate) (Link)

India
• Punjab: 2 confirmed case of swine flu in Ludhiana (Link)

Saudi Arabia
• Saudi MOH: (Health) announces the injury (3) cases of Corona virus in Riyadh (translated) (Link)

United Kingdom
• Scotland: CAMH dealing with swine flu outbreak at College St. location (Link)

Research
• Spillover of pH1N1 to Swine in Cameroon: Investigation of Risk Factors (Link)
• Highly pathogenic H7N7 avian influenza in Italy (Link)
• The PB2 E627K mutation contributes to the high polymerase activity and enhanced replication of H7N9 influenza virus (Link)


• H (Link)

There's More... :: (15 Comments, 18 words in story)

News Reports for March 22, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Sun Mar 17, 2013 at 19:51:16 PM EDT

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links, and do not post articles from the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Thanks!

China
• Guangdong Province: H1N1-infected boy critical in south China (Link)

India
• Gujarat: No one can deny treatment to swine flu patients - HC (Link)

Pakistan
• Brother of swine flu-hit doc contracts disease (Link)
• Staffers who attended swine flu patient at HFH tested negative (Link)

Research
• Pain reliever naproxen shows anti-viral activity against flu (Link)

General
• Experts: Broad global cooperation required for novel coronavirus cases (Link)


• H (Link)

There's More... :: (19 Comments, 88 words in story)

News Reports for March 22, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Sat Mar 17, 2012 at 15:58:12 PM EDT

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links, and do not post articles from the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Thanks!

India
•  Maharashtra: Swab test of 39-year-old who died on March 19 returns positive; docs say rising mercury will put end to virus (Link)
•  Rajasthan: 'Swine flu has targeted mostly women, kids' (Link)
•  Maharashtra: 7th swine flu death in city (Link)
•  Maharashtra: Pune civic body lifts the burden off poor swine flu patients (Link)

Nepal
•  Bird Flu confirmed in Bhaisepati farm (Link)

Singapore
•  AVA to conduct "bird flu exercise" (Link)

General
•  Medline Introduces Nation's First U.S. Antiviral Face Mask That Inactivates Flu Viruses (Link)


•  H (Link)

There's More... :: (13 Comments, 90 words in story)

News Reports for March 22, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sat Mar 19, 2011 at 23:12:20 PM EDT

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links, and do not post articles from the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Thanks!

China
•  HK reports new A/H1N1 flu-related death (Link)

India
•  Zoonosis centre to be set up in city (Link)

Myanmar
•  Over 500 pigs die of blue ear disease in Myanmar second largest city (Link)

Taiwan
•  H5N2 bird flu reported at poultry farm in southern Taiwan (Link)
•  Flu season slowly drawing to a close (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Planning For Future flu Pandemics (Link)

United States
•  CA: Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Virus in 3 Wildlife Species, San Diego, California, USA (Link)
•  MO: Flu closes Butte school (Link)

Venezuela
•  Venezuela's Confirmed Swine Flu Cases Climbs To 85 (Link)
•  Venezuela's Confirmed Swine Flu Cases Climbs To 100 (Link)

Vietnam
•  Outbreaks of H1N1 and dengue fever reported in Vietnam (Link)

Research
•  Genetic characterization of avian influenza subtype H4N6 and H4N9 from live bird market, Thailand (Link)

General
•  Preliminary studies show lower flu-shot effectiveness in Europe (Link)


•  H (Link)

There's More... :: (14 Comments, 91 words in story)

News Reports for March 22, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Sun Mar 21, 2010 at 23:52:14 PM EDT

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links. Thanks!!

Australia
•  Roxon urges Australians to get free swine flu shots before season begins (Link)
•  Roxon warns swine flu still dangerous (Link)

China
•  Macao flu outbreak (Link)

Egypt
•  New case of bird flu in 4 year old  (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Swine flu spread by jet-setting private school children, expert claims (Link)

United States
•  FL: Few Floridians seek swine flu vaccination now (Link)
•  NC: H1N1 outbreak caused by patient transmission (Link)
•  OH: Swine flu vaccines left over in Ohio (Link)

Vietnam
•  US helps prevent and fight bird flu in Vietnam (Link)

General
•  Study: Chest X-rays can help predict which H1N1 patients are at greatest risk (Link)
•  Health-Care Worker Vaccination Rates Remain Perilously Low (Link)


•  H (Link)

There's More... :: (12 Comments, 136 words in story)

News Reports for March 22, 2009

by: NewsDiary

Fri Mar 20, 2009 at 22:25:51 PM EDT

Indonesia
•  Supari Rejects Foreign Assistance (translated) (Link)
Russia
•  "In the Kharkiv region recorded the mass deaths of wild geese" (translated) (Link)
•  More on dead geese (Link)
United States
•  IN: Medical professionals forming disaster group (Link)
•  UT: Tooele County tests strategy for pandemic (Link)
Vietnam
•  Mekong woman dies, bird flu suspected (Link)
Commentary
•  Likely H5N1 Fatality in Soc Trang Southern Vietnam (Link)
There's More... :: (11 Comments, 105 words in story)

News Reports for March 22

by: gardner

Sat Mar 22, 2008 at 00:18:33 AM EDT

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • Ministry of Health: No bird flu in Lebanon (two stories)
  • Japan-funded project helps to fight bird flu
  • Turkey quarantines village after bird flu confirmed
  • VietNam: Free-range ducks pose bird flu risk in Mekong Delta
  • The fear factor: 2 new books
  • USA - NY - What if a Flu Like 1918's Broke Out Now?
  • USA - IA - Military, agencies train for disaster
  • Viet Nam - Human tests of Vietnam-produced H5N1 vaccine allowed
  • India - 20,000 chicks culled in Malda
  • Austrailia - Parents warned of new killer flu (not h5n1)
There's More... :: (28 Comments, 580 words in story)
Menu

Make a New Account

Username:

Password:



Forget your username or password?



Active Users
Currently 1 user(s) logged on.

Contact
  DemFromCT
  pogge (In Memorium)
  Bronco Bill
  SusanC (emeritus)
  Melanie (In Memoriam)

  Flu Wiki (active wiki resource)
  How To Add To Flu Wiki
  Get Pandemic Ready (How To Start Prepping)
  Citizen's Guide v 2.0
  Effect Measure
  Dude's FTP

Home
Powered by: SoapBlox