swine flu

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Multiple Outbreaks Threaten the 2018 Winter Olympics
Feb 14, 2018 | Jackie Sheridan

  The 2018 Winter Olympics began on Thursday, February 8th in PyeongChang, South Korea. The games bring 206 countries to participate [1], comprising...

Summer: Time for Influenza Pandemics?
Jul 1, 2014 | Alexandra Thomsen

In the U.S. and the rest of the Northern Hemisphere, the flu is usually considered a wintertime illness. However, some of the most significant...

H1N1 in Oregon
Jan 14, 2014 | Naomi Nkinsi

As the polar vortex continues to bring frigid temperatures to many parts of the northeast, increasing reports of flu-related hospitalizations in...

CDC Reports Significant Increase in Variant Swine Flu Cases
Aug 10, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

In late July, The Disease Daily reported on a potential outbreak of a variant swine flu (H3N2v), in Indiana, after the State Department of Health...

Swine Flu at an Indiana County Fair
Jul 25, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

The Indiana State Department of Health is investigating the potential outbreak of variant influenza A virus, or swine flu. Shortly after the LaPorte...

Swine Flu Hits Mendoza, Argentina
Jun 24, 2011 | healthmap

As the weather becomes colder, Mendoza, well known for it’s delicious wines, is experiencing a Swine Flu outbreak. On June 22, the Mendoza government...

Swine Flu Overwhelms Venezuela
Mar 30, 2011 | healthmap

Today, the Venezuelan government confirmed 415 cases of H1N1 influenza in Venezuela. This is twice as many cases as there were last week, meaning...

Swine Flu Causes Multiple Deaths in Hong Kong and Beijing
Feb 11, 2011 | healthmap

As China ushered in its Lunar New Year this past week, the city of Beijing has reported 11 new cases and 1 death due to H1N1 since February 2nd. So...