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Influenza not widespread in county yet, but precautions should still be taken, expert says - Lebanon Daily News



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Influenza not widespread in county yet, but precautions should still be taken, expert says 
Lebanon Daily News
?We've only had one (case of) influenza-A by the end of October and two so far in November at Good Samaritan,? Pamela Goodling, manager of infection prevention for WellSpan Health, said. ?It's sporadic throughout the state ? we really haven't seen a ...

 


Flu vaccine prevents hospitalization in children, study shows - Science Daily



Flu vaccine prevents hospitalization in children, study shows 
Science Daily
Children vaccinated against influenza are significantly less likely to experience serious complications from the virus that could land them in hospital, new research from Public Health Ontario (PHO) and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences ...

 


Diabetes And Influenza: A Dangerous Combination - HuffPost



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Diabetes And Influenza: A Dangerous Combination 
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Nov. 14, 2017 is World Diabetes Day, the world's largest diabetes awareness campaign that aims to unite the global diabetes community to produce a powerful voice to highlight the realities and threats of dealing with this chronic medical condition.

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Hidden History: How Oakley beat the influenza pandemic - Twin Falls Times-News



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Hidden History: How Oakley beat the influenza pandemic 
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The influenza pandemic of 1918-19 killed up to 50 million people worldwide. To keep the population of Oakley healthy, town doctor A.F.O. Nielson quarantined the entire Oakley Valley. According to the Oakley Herald and reprinted by Kent Hale in ?A ...

 


Avian influenza detected in southern S. Korea - The Korea Herald



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Avian influenza detected in southern S. Korea 
The Korea Herald
The South Korean government said Saturday the avian influenza (AI) virus has been detected at a poultry farm operated by a local conglomerate located in the southern part of the country. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs said the H5 ...

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Novel tool forecasts severity of coming influenza season - Healio



Novel tool forecasts severity of coming influenza season 
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A novel tool accurately forecasted details of the 2016 to 2017 influenza season based on the epidemiology and evolution of the virus before the season began, according to findings recently published in Science Translational Medicine. ?Combining ...

 


Human influenza case reported in Grey-Bruce - CTV News



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Human influenza case reported in Grey-Bruce 
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Another region has reported its first official sign of influenza this season. The Grey Bruce Health Unit says an Owen Sound resident recently tested positive for the flu virus. There have also been lab-confirmed cases of influenza in Waterloo Region ...
How bad will flu be in NC? We'll soon find out Fayetteville Observer
AHS releases mid-November flu stats rdnewsnow.com
Flu shot dramatically reduces the risk young children will be hospitalized Ottawa Citizen
U.S. News & World Report  -Examiner Enterprise  -Elk Grove Citizen 
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CDC Updates Guidelines for Seasonal Influenza Vaccines - Infectious Disease Advisor



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CDC Updates Guidelines for Seasonal Influenza Vaccines 
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Updated recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for influenza vaccinations in 2017 and 2018 were recently published in the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Protect yourself against influenza during the year's busiest tra ... KFVS
UGA research team explores impact of age on response to influenza vaccine UGA Today

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Influenza vaccination in pediatric EDs cost-effective - Healio - Healio



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Influenza vaccination in pediatric EDs cost-effective - Healio 
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Administering immunization against influenza in pediatric ED settings to all eligible patients demonstrates cost-efficacy and can reduce the number of infections ...

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Text message reminders found to be cost-effective strategy for ... - News-Medical.net



Text message reminders found to be cost-effective strategy for ... 
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Text message reminders are a low-cost effective strategy for increasing rates of influenza vaccination. A randomized controlled trial in Western Australia ...

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