News & Perspective

Dec 26, 2013

Dec 26, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 26, 2013

H7N9 cytokine findings
Health provider H1N1 alert
H5N2 in China chickens
Flu on South African ostrich farms
Testosterone and vaccine response

Dec 19, 2013

Dec 19, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 19, 2013

WHO on H10N8 death
Pandemic vaccine narcolepsy clues

Dec 13, 2013

Dec 13, 2013
FluLaval Quadrivalent vaccine box and vial

Large trial finds 55% efficacy for 4-strain flu vaccine in kids

Results show about 55% protection in children 3 to 8 years old.

Dec 12, 2013

Dec 12, 2013
Influenza vaccination

CDC estimates flu vaccine's impact, early coverage

Flu vaccine uptake is up a bit, and the vaccine prevented 6.6 million cases last season, the CDC said.

Dec 12, 2013

News Scan for Dec 12, 2013

Mandatory HCP vaccinations
NYC flu vaccine mandate
Lyme carditis and death

Dec 09, 2013

Dec 09, 2013

News Scan for Dec 09, 2013

Mideast polio vaccination
Chikungunya on St. Martin
Meningitis B vaccine
Quadrivalent flu vaccine
Leafy-greens standards
Saudi MERS patients

Dec 05, 2013

Dec 05, 2013

News Scan for Dec 05, 2013

Two Saudi MERS cases
Vaccinations for immunocompromised
E coli from raw ground beef
Polio cases up in Pakistan
Dec 05, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 05, 2013

Flu vaccine uptake and asthma
Flu vaccine effectiveness

Nov 27, 2013

Nov 27, 2013

News Scan for Nov 27, 2013

Flu vaccine and hospitalizations
Tularemia cases hold steady
Lawmakers seek FSMA rules rewrite
Philippines immunizations

Nov 26, 2013

Nov 26, 2013

Flu Scan for Nov 26, 2013

Vaccine effectiveness in pregnancy
Flu mutation predictability
Social media and flu contest


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