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H1N1 Is Now Most Dominant Flu Strain Worldwide, WHO Says

The H1N1 (swine flu) virus is now the dominant flu strain worldwide, the WHO reported Thursday, with the virus accounting for up to 70 percent of the flu viruses sampled in some countries, the Associated Press reports. "We remain quite concerned abou...

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U.S. Clinical Trials Show Single Dose of H1N1 Vaccine Protects Pregnant Women, Children Under 10 Need Two Doses

U.S. government data released on Monday confirmed that a single dose of the vaccine protects pregnant women from the virus, while children under the age of 10 years need two doses of the vaccine, the Washington Post reports. The findings came the sam...

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Flu Season and Living With HIV

Introduction What Is the Flu? How Do You Get the Flu? Who Is at Risk For the Flu? What Are the Symptoms? How Do You Diagnose the Flu? How Do You Prevent the Flu? How Do You Treat the Flu Virus? How Do You Treat Flu Symptoms? What ...

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Governor Paterson Issues Executive Order to Assist Local Governments With Statewide H1N1 Vaccination Campaign

In response to requests for assistance from local governments across New York State including New York City, Governor David A. Paterson today issued Executive Order 29 declaring a State Disaster Emergency, which will provide additional personnel and ...

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Oct. 29, 2009 -- Weekly 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing

Audio recording (MP3)

NOTE: This is a rough, unedited transcript and transcription errors may appear.

Operator:  Welcome and thank you all for standing by.  At this time I'd like to remind parties that your lines are in a listen only mode until the...

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Oct. 27, 2009 -- Weekly 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing

Audio recording (MP3)

NOTE: This is a rough, unedited transcript and transcription errors may appear.

Operator: Welcome and thank you all for standing by. At this time, I would like to remind parties are in a listen-only mode until the question and...

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Media Examines U.S., Mexico H1N1 Vaccine Campaigns, Health Effects of Handwashing in Bolivia

The Washington Post examines H1N1 vaccine supplies across the U.S.: "With only a fraction of the tens of millions of doses of vaccine that authorities predicted would be available arriving in states, cities and towns, public health officials who spen...

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Updated Interim Recommendations -- HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents: Considerations for Clinicians Regarding Swine-Origin Influenza A (H1N1) Virus

This update provides new information about vaccination and treatment of HIV-infected adults and adolescents affected by 2009 H1N1 influenza.

Background

HIV-infected adults and adolescents, especially persons with low CD4 cell counts or AIDS, can ex...

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Oct. 16, 2009 -- Weekly 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing

Audio recording (MP3)

NOTE: This is a rough, unedited transcript and transcription errors may appear.

Glen Nowak: Thank you and thank you for joining us this after our update regarding H1N1 flu.  Today's update will give you an update on respect to...

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Questions and Answers: The NIH 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccine Trials in HIV-Infected Children, Youth and Pregnant Women

Why is it important to test the 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine in HIV-infected children, youth and pregnant women?

It is important to test the 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine in HIV-infected populations, particularly children, youth and pregnant women,...