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Update: Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Infections -- California and Texas, April 2009

On April 24, this report was posted as an MMWR Dispatch on the MMWR website (http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr).

On April 21, 2009, CDC reported that two recent cases of febrile respiratory illness in children in southern California had been caused by infecti...

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Swine-Origin Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections in a School -- New York City, April 2009

On April 24, 2009, CDC reported eight confirmed cases of swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) virus (S-OIV) infection in Texas and California.1 The strain identified in U.S. patients was confirmed by CDC as genetically similar to viruses subsequently isol...

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Swine Influenza in Pigs and People

Swine Flu Virus Infections in Pigs

Swine influenza is a respiratory disease of pigs caused by type A influenza viruses and has a major economic impact on the swine industry in the United States. Flu outbreaks in pigs are common, especially during wi...

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Interim CDC Guidance for Nonpharmaceutical Community Mitigation in Response to Human Infections With Swine Influenza (H1N1) Virus

These recommendations are based on current information and are subject to change based on ongoing surveillance and continuous risk assessment.

Background

This document provides interim planning guidance for state, territorial, tribal, and local com...

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Press Briefing Transcript: CDC Media Availability on Human Swine Influenza Cases

Audio recording (MP3)

>>> THANK YOU, THIS IS GLENN NOWAK.

I'M DIRECTOR OF MEDIA RELATIONS AT THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, AND WE WELCOME YOU TODAY ON THE BRIEFING FOR THE SWINE INFLUENZA. DR. BESSER IS ACTING DIRECTOR OF THE CEN...

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White House Press Briefing on Swine Influenza

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room; 12:34 PM EDT

Mr. Gibbs: Good afternoon, guys. Thank you for taking some time out of your Sunday afternoon. We wanted to bring together many of the people that have the primary governmental responsibility in dealin...

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Preventing the Flu: Good Health Habits Can Help Stop Germs

The single best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get vaccinated each year, but good health habits like covering your cough and washing your hands often can help stop the spread of germs and prevent respiratory illnesses like the flu. There also are ...

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My Flu Shot Story: Rationing During Wartime

Well, I got it, but it took considerable effort on the part of Mom, the Health Department and the staff of Kroger's to get the job done.

The day began at 3:00 a.m. -- not my favorite hour to crawl out of bed. I hit the snooze button at least twice a...

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Using Live, Attenuated Influenza Vaccine for Prevention and Control of Influenza

Summary

This report summarizes recommendations by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for using intranasally administered, trivalent, cold-adapted, live, attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV), which was approved for use in the Unit...

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Sinusitis: All Stuffed Up and Nowhere To Go

Reprinted from Living + Magazine, Jan/Feb 2001 A publication of the BC Persons With AIDS Society, www.bcpwa.org

It's that time of year when many of us with HIV become stricken with sinusitis and other upper respiratory illnesses that often seem to d...