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WHO raises concern about infectious disease risk in Syrian settlement

January 17, 2019
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Severe flu in pregnant women linked to adverse infant outcomes

January 11, 2019
Recent study findings published in Birth Defects Research demonstrate that infants born to mothers with severe influenza requiring ICU care were at risk of several…

CDC estimates 6-7 million people have gotten flu this season

January 11, 2019
An estimated 6 to 7 million Americans have been sickened with influenza during the current flu season, and more than 83,000 may have been hospitalized, the CDC reported…
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Risk for MI increases after influenza, pneumonia

January 9, 2019
Physicians should be mindful of the increased risk for MI in patients during and after acute infections such as influenza and pneumonia, according to a review published…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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Enhanced flu vaccines elicit greater antibody responses in older adults

December 30, 2018
Enhanced influenza vaccines elicit greater antibody responses compared with standard-dose vaccine in older adults…
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VIDEO: ‘Great need’ for new antivirals to combat H7N9

October 17, 2017
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