Third Bird Flue Case Found In South Korea
South Korea confirms H5N1 Outbreak as the Flu killed thousands of quails at a farm in Kimje.// It was reported that more than 3,000 quails died over the weekend at a farm in Kimje, 262 kilometers southwest of Seoul to the frustration of quarantine officials, who have begun to cull the quails in th...
New Swine Flu Strain Found in Brazil: Report
...order for swine flu vaccine with Novartis in May, the AP said.
The WHO said Monday that 76 countries have now reported 35,928 cases of H1N1 swine flue
infection, including 163 deaths. The vast majority of those deaths -- 108 -- have occurred in Mexico, the source of the outbreak. The United States ha...
General Public and Physicians Express Similar Levels of Concern Regarding Potential Swine Flu Pandemic
...sured their level of concern for each event. A ranking of 1 represents "The most concerned" and a ranking of 6 represents "The least concerned." Swine flue
was ranked 4th among all regions except for the west coast, which ranked it 3rd. Below are all the results broken down by U.S. regions:
'Tis the Season for Carbon Monoxide
...ropane grill inside your
garage. Have gas fireplaces inspected each fall to ensure the pilot light
burns safely. Your home heating system, chimney and flue
must be cleared of
nests, leaves and residue, and should be inspected and cleaned by a qualified
technician, annually. Do not operate gasoline-powered...
American Chemical Society's weekly PressPac -- Feb. 27, 2008
...emperature extremes, allowing it to be recycled numerous times. MTS
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Review Meeting on Avian Flu
..., Indian Council of Medical Research and other senior scientists and officials.
It was noted with satisfaction that since the outbreak of Avian flue
during January 2006, surveillance capacity has been considerably strengthened. A strategic plan for pandemic preparedness has been put in place. One B...
Don’t forsake the chicken: Cooked poultry free from bird fl
...night. 11,000 turkeys were slain then and there.
The Department of the Environment Farming and Rural Affairs ordered two million doses of a bird flue
vaccine, not due to arrive for several weeks.
Margaret Beckett, UK secretary of state for the environment said, "We are keeping these issues unde...
Experimental drug to fight flu
... RECENT research has shown that new compounds developed for preventing and treating the flue
have shown promise in animal studies, and may require only one dose to be effective.// The compounds, known collectively as multimeric zanamivir, are ...