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CDC rejects report of mutant H1N1 strain in Brazil …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/17/2009

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CDC rejects report of mutant H1N1 strain in Brazil
Comparison of the amino acid sequence of the HA protein of A/Sao Paulo/1454/H1N1 with those of other isolates of the current pandemic strain reveals no …
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/content/influenza/swineflu/news/jun1709flustrain.html
June 18, 2009
CIDRAP


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Targeting children may be an effective use of limited supplies of …
Although a simplification of the complex reality of pandemic flu transmission, the researchers believe their model provides a robust argument for …
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20090617/Targeting-children-may-be-an-effective-use-of-limited-supplies-of-flu-vaccine.aspx
June 18, 2009
News-Medical.net

【新型インフル】「秋以降さらに広がる可能性も」
「世界保健機関(who)は12日、新型インフルエンザ警報段階を’大流行(パンデミック)’を意味する6段階に高めた。この日を基準に世界およそ70カ国・3万5000人が新型インフルエンザ陽性反応を見せたと集計されている。全体的に見ると(拡散ペースなどが)過去に比べて落ち …
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[New] INFURU "could widen further after the fall"
"World Health Organization (who) is 12, the alarm stage of avian flu ‘epidemic (pandemic)’ means a six-step raise. World about 70 countries based on 35,000 person-positive avian flu have been calculated and react. on the whole (and the proliferation rate) compared to the last drop …
http://japanese.joins.com/article/article.php?aid=116787&servcode=400&sectcode=410
June 18, 2009
中央日報

Unhygienic abattoirs and public health
bird flu or avian influenza has remained a health concern all over the world for several years. Both swine flu and bird flu have continued to kill human …
http://www.triumphnewspapers.com/unha1862009.html
June 18, 2009
Triumph

Ellison, 31 other House Dems vote ‘no’ on war funding
In addition to the IMF money, the legislation also includes $79.9 billion for military funding, $7.7 billion for flu pandemic preparations and $1 billion …
http://www.minnpost.com/cynthiadizikes/2009/06/17/9605/ellison_31_other_house_dems_vote_%E2%80%98no%E2%80%99_on_war_funding
June 18, 2009
MinnPost.com

Sanofi-Aventis to give pandemic flu vaccine to WHO
By LINDA A. JOHNSON , 06.17.09, 07:02 PM EDT TRENTON, New Jersey — French drugmaker Sanofi-Aventis plans to donate millions of doses of swine flu vaccine …
http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2009/06/17/ap6557628.html
June 18, 2009
Forbes

Chief medical officer sends mixed signals
The World Health Organization has declared the H1N1 (swine flu) a pandemic and moved to Phase 6 (its highest) of its global influenza preparedness plan. …
http://nnsl.com/northern-news-services/stories/papers/jun17_09flu.html
June 18, 2009
Northern News Services (subscription)

Flu checks worry
Swine flu has been declared a pandemic. On entering Bahrain recently, we were asked to complete a Health Ministry form in which we had to declare if we felt …
http://www.gulf-daily-news.com/NewsDetails.aspx?storyid=253457
June 18, 2009
Gulf Daily News

54 new H1N1 cases in HK
The World Health Organisation has raised its global alert to a maximum six, saying swine flu has reached pandemic status because of its geographical spread, …
http://www.straitstimes.com/Breaking%2BNews/Asia/Story/STIStory_391954.html
June 18, 2009
Straits Times

NHS flu czar warns PCTs over pandemic plans
… flu resilience Ian Dalton called PCTs to a private meeting about their swine flu plans, hours before the World Health Organisation declared a pandemic. …
http://www.hsj.co.uk/news/primary-care/nhs-flu-czar-warns-pcts-over-pandemic-plans/5002884.article
June 18, 2009
Health Service Journal

H1N1 flu in Ottawa Elementary
The World Heath Organization recently raised their warning level declaring a pandemic for the first time in more than 40 years. Health department staff are …
June 18, 2009
MyWebTimes.com

Swine flu update: 19 new cases of H1N1 flu virus in BC
On June 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) raised its alert level to phase 6 (the pandemic phase). The WHO considers the overall severity of the …
http://mywebtimes.com/ottnews/archives/ottawa/display.php?id=382409
June 18, 2009
Vancouver Sun

Swine Flu cases continue to climb in Ohio
The virus was declared a global pandemic last week by the World Health Organization. The last pandemic, in 1968, originated in China and killed 1 million …
http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/stories/2009/06/15/daily31.html
June 18, 2009
Bizjournals.com

First King County Resident Dies From Swine Flu
Last week, the WHO (World Health Organization) declared H1N1 as a pandemic, meaning that H1N1 has spread widely around the world. The declaration is based …
http://www.seattlemedium.com/News/article/article.asp?NewsID=97178&sID=4&ItemSource=L
June 18, 2009
Seattle Medium

tamiflu for pandemic tamiflu rulenza tamiflu sources in mexico
I’m curious what Steve Stone has to say about the Cubbies, so I’ll watch Ken Harrelson and Steve Stone’s telecast. I’ll listen to Pat and Ron on WGN radio. …
http://www.cubsnet.com/node/2595
June 18, 2009
CubsNet.com

Your questions on human swine flu answered
It was always a part of our pandemic plan that we would begin to use community surveillance systems to track the spread of human swine flu. …
http://www.cobarage.com.au/news/national/national/general/your-questions-on-human-swine-flu-answered/1538191.aspx
June 18, 2009
Cobar Age

Thermal scanners removed in new swine flu measures
”It is consistent with the message from the (World Health Organisation) when it lifted its pandemic alert to six, that countries will need to adjust their …
http://www.news.com.au/travel/story/0,28318,25653729-5014090,00.html
June 18, 2009
NEWS.com.au

Flu spread raises alarm
We were all thinking about bird flu, Karron said. We were looking to Asia for the development of the next pandemic strain, and here we have a swine flu …
http://www.baltimoresun.com/health/bal-te.md.flu28apr28,0,2069487.story
June 18, 2009
Baltimore Sun

Sanofi Donates 100 Million Doses of Swine Flu Vaccine
It can’t be only the rich countries having access to the vaccines, in case of a pandemic.” GlaxoSmithKline Plc also plans to donate 50 million doses to the …
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601081&sid=aL9sA5kFVEpM
June 18, 2009
Bloomberg

Second Swine Flu Death Reported In NJ
Last week, the World Health Organization declared swine flu a pandemic, the first global flu epidemic in 41 years. As of Monday, the WHO declared that 76 …
http://wcbstv.com/topstories/swine.flu.death.2.1048846.html
June 18, 2009
WCBS-TV New York

Aust swings into new pandemic phase
Australia has switched into a new pandemic protect phase as the number of swine flu cases soars past 2000. The new phase will focus on directing antiviral …
http://www.skynews.com.au/health/article.aspx?id=343325
June 18, 2009
Sky News Australia

WHO asked to review flu battle plan
Thailand resorted heavily to oseltamivir when treating patients with suspected and confirmed bird flu but experienced an increase in cases developing a …
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/18649/who-asked-to-review-flu-battle-plan
June 18, 2009
Bangkok Post

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DEVICE ‘KILLS FLU’ …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/15/2009

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DEVICE ‘KILLS FLU’
By Katherine Fenech A MACHINE that could wipe out swine and bird flu has been developed by UK scientists, it was revealed yesterday. …
http://www.express.co.uk/posts/view/107818/Device-kills-flu-
June 16, 2009
UK Express


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UN chief says flu must not cause travel bans
According to Reuters UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday that Reactions to the World Health Organization’s declaration of a flu pandemic must …
http://www.etravelblackboard.com/showarticle.asp?id=93505&nav=130
June 16, 2009
e-Travel Blackboard (press release)

GPs may refuse to work amid flu pandemic
Union leaders warn some GPs may refuse to work if swine flu pandemic spreads through UK. Click on available sources in right hand menu to see the original …
http://www.hc2d.co.uk/content.php?contentId=11759
June 16, 2009
Healthcare Today

Health must not be a casualty of economics
By Ban Ki-moon & Margaret Chan THE World Health Organisation has now officially declared the H1N1 flu virus to be a global pandemic. …
http://news.scotsman.com/opinion/Health-must-not-be-a.5367688.jp
June 16, 2009
Scotsman

Your tap has more germs than your toilet handle
The Hygiene Council said the findings were alarming, particularly as the swine flu pandemic is being spread by sneezes and a failure to wash hands and …
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1193275/Your-tap-germs-toilet-handle.html
June 16, 2009
Daily Mail

Frontrunners Emerge In Swine Flu Vaccine Race
Just days after the World Health Organization declared a swine flu pandemic, Fierce Biotech reports that two pharmaceutical companies are already racing to …
http://www.onemedplace.com/blog/archives/2339
June 16, 2009
OneMedPlace

患者和家属进医院都要测体温
按照卫生部最新的甲型H1N1流感诊疗标准,医院已对相关人员培训。 为提高测量体温的速度和准确度,不少医院在门诊通道设立了红外线测温仪进行一级预检。记者从市立医院、海慈医院和三医了解到,凡是测量后体温超过37.5℃的病人会直接被转到发热门诊预检。为了防止遗漏,医院还在急诊科设立了二级预检分诊,一旦发现有流行病学史的发热病人将 …
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Hospital patients and their families have to measure the body temperature
Ministry of Health in accordance with the latest standards for influenza H1N1 flu clinics, the hospital has the relevant training of personnel. In order to enhance the speed and temperature measurement accuracy, and many hospitals set up in the out-patient access to a pre-infra-red thermometer. This reporter learned from the City Hospital, sea-Ci Hospital and three doctors that any measurement of temperature above 37.5 ℃ after the patient was transferred directly pre-fever patient. In order to prevent the omission, the hospital emergency department has also set up two sub patient pre-screening if it is found that the epidemiological history of fever patients will be …
http://news.qingdaonews.com/content/2009-06/16/content_8066701.htm
June 16, 2009
青岛新闻网

Medical College Researchers First to Publish Epidemiologic …
In response to the federal government’s high priority for accelerated research to combat bird flu and bioterrorism, the Medical College and Dr. Henrickson …
http://www.healthnewsdigest.com/news/Disease_420/Medical_College_Researchers_First_to_Publish_Epidemiologic_Description_of_the_Country_s_Largest_Swine_Origin_influenza_H1N1_Outbreak_in_Milwaukee.shtml
June 16, 2009
HealthNewsDigest.com

Far too many potential swine flu cases to test
The pandemic has also escalated overseas, with UK officials announcing the first swine flu death outside the Americas after an infected patient died in a …
http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25643335-1243,00.html
June 16, 2009
NEWS.com.au

British flu fatality is first outside Americas
Three days after the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic, the government in Scotland said an infected patient who also had “underlying …
http://www.tehrantimes.com/index_View.asp?code=196868
June 16, 2009
Tehran Times

Group helps Gulfport recover from ’08 flood
On Thursday the World Health Organization declared the swine flu, also known as H1N1, as the first pandemic flu in more than 40 years. …
http://www.galesburg.com/news/x2122537331/Group-helps-Gulfport-recover-from-08-flood
June 16, 2009
Galesburg Register-Mail

7 more students test positive, Centre sends team to Jalandhar
The Government on Monday asked people, particularly students, to defer foreign visits till the swine flu pandemic was controlled globally. …
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/7-more-students-test-positive–Centre-sends-team-to-Jalandhar/477162
June 16, 2009
Indian Express

Heard on the Street- Bilpower to charge up transformer business
The formal UN declaration giving Swine flu a pandemic status has done a world of good for Cipla. The Indian generic drug maker is one of the few …
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/ViewsRecommendations/Heard-on-the-Street–Bilpower-to-charge-up-transformer-business/articleshow/4659990.cms
June 16, 2009
Economic Times

NAN Asks Government to Step Up in Arrival of H1N1
That is compelling evidence that the situation is an emerging pandemic, said Deputy Grand Chief Fiddler. Health Canada said existing staff could be …
http://www.wawataynews.ca/archive/all/2009/6/15/NAN-Asks-Government-to-Step-Up-in-Arrival-of-H1N1_17303
June 16, 2009
Wawatay News

Swiss drugmaker Novartis says produces first batch of swine flu …
Cell-based technology is not going to help us increase our pandemic vaccine supply for a while, he said. Novartis said more than 30 governments have …
http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/20090612196711/wire/world-news/swiss-firm-novartis-says-it-has-produced-first-batch-of-h1n1-vaccine.html
June 16, 2009
Prince George Citizen

Croatia confirms, then denies 1st case of swine flu
WHO says 35928 people in 76 countries have been infected with swine flu, and 163 have died. Last week, WHO declared a swine flu pandemic – a global …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5gc12WqebDOCEjEpAJqr_g8NSZo_w
June 16, 2009
The Canadian Press

AccessRx.com Provides Same-Day Shipping for Tamiflu
“Although the severity of the pandemic in terms of severe or fatal infections is low-to-moderate,” said Rich Bernstein, marketing director for AccessRx.com, …
http://www.transworldnews.com/NewsStory.aspx?id=94122&cat=10
June 16, 2009
TransWorldNews (press release)

4th swine flu death in Quebec
Authorities reported 94 new cases in the province yesterday, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 967. Of that number, 134 individuals have …
http://www.montrealgazette.com/swine+death+Quebec/1698774/story.html
June 16, 2009
The Gazette (Montreal)

內地新增甲型H1N1流感確診病例41例 共226例
據悉,山東省衛生廳已組織省級專家組前往青島市進行會診,指導臨床救治、流行病學調查和疾病防控工作。當地疾控機構立即開展流行病學調查,隔離治療病例,對病人到過的場所進行消毒,追蹤登記密切接觸者,對已追蹤到的1名密切接觸者實施了醫學觀察,其他可能的密切接觸者 …
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Mainland Added alpha H1N1 influenza A total of 41 cases of confirmed cases of 226 cases of
It is reported that Shandong Province, the provincial Health Department has organized a group of experts to carry out consultation in Qingdao, guiding clinical treatment, epidemiological investigation and disease prevention and control work. The local epidemiology of disease control agencies to carry out immediate investigation, isolation and treatment of cases, the patients have been to carry out disinfection of the premises, tracing close contacts of the registration, have been traced to close contact with one of those who carried out medical observation and close contact with other possible From …
http://big5.ce.cn/xwzx/gnsz/gdxw/200906/15/t20090615_19322425.shtml
June 16, 2009
中國經濟網

Poor countries ‘vulnerable to swine flu’
The WHO has warned that the swine flu pandemic could cripple health services in poor countries. World Health Organisation (WHO) chief Margaret Chan has …
http://news.ninemsn.com.au/health/825873/poor-countries-vulnerable-to-swine-fluJune 16, 2009
Ninemsn

流感大流行:医药企业道义优先还是利润优先?
“达菲”是对抗甲型H1N1流感的有效药物,疫情暴发后,达菲重新回到了人们的视线中,在2001年SARS和2004年禽流感流行后,达菲已经成为罗氏旗下最为出名的药品。 INSEAD营运管理学教授卢克·沃森霍夫表示:“罗氏正处于很特殊的处境中。全球对达菲药物的需求,使罗氏这个拥有全球’达菲’专利的公司陷入了一个很艰难的处境。”沃森霍夫和INSEAD的客座 …
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Influenza pandemic: the moral priorities of Chinese
medicine or the profits of enterprises of priority?
"Tamiflu" is against the H1N1 Type A influenza effective drugs, after the outbreak, Duffy returned to the people’s attention, in 2001, SARS and bird flu epidemic in 2004, after Roche’s Tamiflu has become the most well-known Drugs. INSEAD Professor of Operations Management卢克沃Wassenhove said: "Roche is in a very special situation. Global demand for the drug Tamiflu to Roche the world’s’ Tamiflu ‘patent of the company into a very difficult situation. "Wassenhove INSEAD and Visiting …
http://money.163.com/09/0616/02/5BT7G08L00253B0H.html
June 16, 2009
网易

天士力 流感疫苗审批有望提速
公司旗下金纳生物技术有限公司拥有亚单位流感疫苗技术,由于H1N1流感在全球大规模流行,兴业证券认为在此情况下金纳的亚单位流感疫苗的审批有望提速。由于亚单位流感疫苗技术含量较高,定价可能有一定的溢价,因此获批进入销售后可能会为公司产生一部分实际的业绩。 兴业证券预计公司2009年~2011年的EPS分别为0.66元、0.81元、1.10元,给予 …
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Tasly days influenza vaccine is expected to speed the approval
Ginaton Inc. Biotechnology Co., Ltd. has a subunit influenza vaccine technology, as a result of H1N1 influenza pandemic in the world, SG Securities in such circumstances that Ginaton subunit of the influenza vaccine is expected to speed the approval. Subunit influenza vaccine as a result of high technological contents, pricing and there may be a premium, it may be granted to enter the sales for the company as part of the actual performance. Societe Generale Securities Corporation in 2009 is expected in 2011 ~ the EPS were 0.66 yuan, 0.81 yuan, 1.10 yuan, to give …
http://gold.hexun.com/2009-06-16/118660868.html
June 16, 2009
和讯网

Paraguai: Resposta do governo para chegada do vírus H1N1
A gripe suína foi declarada como uma pandemia global no dia 11 de junho de 2009. Esta é a primeira vez, em 41 anos, que a Organização Mundial de Saúde …
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Paraguay: Government Response to the arrival of the H1N1 virus
The swine flu was declared as a global pandemic on June 11, 2009. This is the first time in 41 years that the World Health Organization …
http://pt.globalvoicesonline.org/2009/06/15/paraguai-resposta-do-governo-para-chegada-do-virus-h1n1/
June 16, 2009
Global Voices Online

Nacional sofre com gripados antes de jogo contra Palmeiras
Após exames, a conclusão foi a de gripe comum, afastando-se a hipótese de infecção com a gripe suína, que foi declarada pandemia pela Organização Mundial de …
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National has the flu before the game against Palmeiras
After examination, the conclusion was the common flu, ruling out the possibility of infection with swine influenza, the pandemic has been declared the World …
http://www.trivela.com/Noticias.aspx?view=FqdC1nihoDQ=&id=27958
June 16, 2009
Trivela

Mizoram bans import of pigs from Myanmar
bird flu virtually ruined our business. But now our business has looked up, said a chicken seller called. State animal husbandry and veterinary department …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Guwahati/Mizoram-bans-import-of-pigs-from-Myanmar/articleshow/4659790.cms
June 16, 2009
Times of India

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「パンデミック対策支援ソリューション」を販売開始(EN : "Measures to support pandemic solution" to Launch) …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/08/2009

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「パンデミック対策支援ソリューション」を販売開始
NTTアイティは、企業のパンデミック対策として不可欠な情報収集・周知と、事業継続を支援する「パンデミック対策支援ソリューション」を、2009年3月より提供開始した。 地震などの災害と異なり、パンデミック時には通信ネットワーク等のインフラが利用可能なため、これら …
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"Measures to support pandemic solution" to Launch
NTT AITI is well known and gather vital information as a measure of corporate pandemic and business continuity to support the "anti-aid solution pandemic", was delivered in 2009. Unlike earthquakes and other disasters, when PANDEMIKKU is available for infrastructure and communications network, the …
http://www.bcm.co.jp/site/2009/06/tamatebako/ntt-it/0906-ntt-it.html
June 8, 2009
ビジネスコミュニケーション


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Health officials evaluate response to swine flu
By LORA HINES Local and federal public health officials agree that years of planning and training for a deadly flu pandemic served them well in response to …
http://www.pe.com/localnews/rivcounty/stories/PE_News_Local_S_swineflu08.4301c9d.html
June 8, 2009
Press-Enterprise

Flu response ailing
Dr. Jeffrey Yocum, who like Kauffman serves on the county’s pandemic Influenza Task Force, suggests that information like the gender, age and residency of …
http://www.ldnews.com/opinion/ci_12542409
June 8, 2009
Lebanon Daily News

Developing new vaccines important, Winnipeg conference told
On Friday, Ottawa announced funding for pandemic flu research is being boosted by $10.8 million over three years in a bid to help further protect Canadians …
http://www.winnipegsun.com/news/manitoba/2009/06/07/9708081.html
June 8, 2009
Winnipeg Sun

New Report Finds 10 Early Lessons Learned from the H1N1 Outbreak
The pandemic Flu: Lessons from the Frontlines report reviews 10 early lessons learned from the response to the H1N1 (swine) flu outbreak, 10 ongoing core …
http://www.docuticker.com/?p=26346
June 8, 2009
Docuticker

Swine flu isolation: What you need to know
The sustain stage is used when the pandemic virus is established in Australia and spreading in the community. Should I be changing my travel plans to …
http://www.examiner.com.au/news/local/news/health/swine-flu-isolation-what-you-need-to-know/1533703.aspx
June 8, 2009
Tasmania Examiner

Swine flu: first case in Delhi, 10 so far
… as the temperature goes down with the onset of the Monsoon, the Union Health Ministry has started readying contingency and pandemic preparedness plans. …
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Swine-flu–first-case-in-Delhi–10-so-far/472851
June 8, 2009
Indian Express

Prepared for the flu
“Logan Hospital has a pandemic influenza management plan with detailed guidelines for the facility on how to respond to a real or potential pandemic …
http://albert-and-logan.whereilive.com.au/news/story/prepared-for-the-flu/
June 8, 2009
Where I Live – News Community Media

100 tribal healers gather for summit
The A(H1N1) flu virus which threatens to be a pandemic, was also discussed. Among the sponsors was Misereor, a funding agency of the Catholic Bishops of …
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/inquirerheadlines/nation/view/20090608-209288/100-tribal-healers-gather-for-summit
June 8, 2009
Inquirer.net

Fever pitch
Public health officials are said to be in perpetual anticipation of a deadly new influenza strain that could lead to a runaway pandemic. …
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/fever-pitch/472745/
June 8, 2009
Indian Express

Swine flu reaches capital, 2 infected
H1N1, which scientists fear could be the world’s next pandemic, has spread to 69 countries, infected more than 22000 people and killed 125. …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Cities/Swine-flu-reaches-capital-2-infected/articleshow/4629216.cms
June 8, 2009
Times of India

Mandating sick leave
… THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Monday, June 8, 2009 That has been the message from the government as it tries to cope with a potential swine flu pandemic. …
http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jun/08/mandating-sick-leave/
June 8, 2009
Washington Times

Govt lifts bird flu ban
The first case of bird-flu was detected on January 16 in a small non-commercial poultry farm. The cabinet took the decision as per our proposal to ease the …
http://www.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=6017
June 8, 2009
Republica

Mandating sick leave
… THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Monday, June 8, 2009 That has been the message from the government as it tries to cope with a potential swine flu pandemic. …
http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jun/08/mandating-sick-leave/
June 8, 2009
Washington Times

Govt lifts bird flu ban
The first case of bird-flu was detected on January 16 in a small non-commercial poultry farm. The cabinet took the decision as per our proposal to ease the …
http://www.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=6017
June 8, 2009
Republica

HUC ha recibido 4 casos sospechosos de gripe AH1N1
Desde el comienzo de la pandemia se han contagiado 21.940 personas y 2.667 casos han sido confirmados en las últimas 24 horas. Han fallecido por la gripe …
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HUC has been 4 suspected cases of influenza AH1N1
Since the beginning of the pandemic has infected 21,940 people and 2667 cases have been confirmed in the last 24 hours. Have died from the flu …
http://www.entornointeligente.com/resumen/resumen.php?items=882111
June 8, 2009
EntornoInteligente

Japan eyes cell phones as pandemic fighters
TOKYO – A few months from now, a highly contagious disease will spread through a Japanese elementary school. The epidemic will start with several unwitting …
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/31153341/
June 8, 2009
msnbc.com

New cases of H1N1 turn up in younger victims
The World Health Organization raised the worldwide pandemic alert level to Phase 5 April 29. Phase 5 is a strong signal that a pandemic is imminent and …
http://www.snponline.com/articles/2009/06/07/multiple_papers/news/allswine%206_20090605_0700pm_1.txt
June 8, 2009
Delaware News

LET: BOH chairman argues against cuts
The World Health organization says that a pandemic flu is likely. Now is the time that we should be increasing our public health competency not reducing it. …
http://www.wickedlocal.com/easton/news/opinions/letters/x2085750669/LET-BOH-chairman-argues-against-cuts
June 7, 2009
Easton Journal

Gripe A atinge 21 mil pessoas em 69 países
… está próxima de elevar o grau de alerta mundial para a doença do atual grau 5 para o 6 – o último na escala, indicador de pandemia (epidemia generalizada).
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The flu reaches 21 thousand people in 69 countries
… next is to raise global alert for the disease of the current grade 5 to 6 – the last on the scale, an indicator of a pandemic (widespread epidemic).
http://zerohora.clicrbs.com.br/zerohora/jsp/default2.jsp?uf=1&local=1&source=a2536967.xml&template=3898.dwt&edition=12461&section=1003
June 7, 2009
Zero Hora

Sociedades médicas cooperadoras
… por el virus A H1N1 asciende a 19 mil 273 personas distribuidas en 66 países (definitivamente ya es una pandemia) y ha originado 116 fallecimientos… …
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Cooperative medical societies
… by the H1N1 virus is 19 thousand 273 people in 66 countries (and definitely is a pandemic) and has caused 116 deaths … …
http://www.exonline.com.mx/diario/columna/623596
June 7, 2009
Excélsior

WHO hält ihre pandemie-Warnstufe
Die teilnehmenden Experten und die WHO-Chefin Margaret Chan kamen dabei überein, die gegenwärtige pandemie-Warnstufe zu halten. Für eine Hochstufung der …
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The participating experts and the WHO chief Margaret Chan came to agree that the current pandemic warning to date. For an upgrade of the …
http://german.china.org.cn/international/2009-06/07/content_17903263.htm
June 7, 2009
China Internet Information Center

Further jump in swine flu cases in UK
The World Health Organization has issued a warning that it is on the brink of declaring a global pandemic, as the virus appears to be taking its toll …
http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20090607/further-jump-swine-flu-cases-uk-id-1070947.html
June 7, 2009
The Money Times

Thai continues to update and monitor its health and safety …
… swine influenza are based upon the same principles that Thai implemented during the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) pandemic and for which Thai …
http://www.ameinfo.com/199520.html
June 7, 2009
AME Info

Responsible Businesses Are Taking The Human Swine Flu Threat Seriously
Businesses preparing contingency plans and instigating other measures to alleviate the effects of a potential Human Swine Flu pandemic are to be …
http://www.media.tas.gov.au/release.php?id=26938
June 7, 2009
Tasmanian Government Media Releases (press re

ECDC situation report on new influenza A(H1N1) infection 6 Jun 2009
These have been recently described by WHO in the Weekly Epidemiological Record WHO Considerations for assessing the severity of an influenza pandemic WER 29 …
http://www.reliefweb.int/rw/rwb.nsf/db900SID/MYAI-7SSAUS?OpenDocument
June 7, 2009
ReliefWeb (press release)

H1N1流感疫苗下月有望国产 首批或达300万剂
若甲型H1N1流感被确定为季节性流感,11家流感疫苗生产企业均可投入生产,并于7月底生产出首批疫苗,产量可达300万剂,年产达3.6亿剂;若甲型H1N1流感被确定为大流行流感,我国仅1家企业具生产资质,首批疫苗产量可达25万剂,年产2700万剂。 尹红章说,由于目前世界卫生组织尚未就甲型H1N1流感属于季节性流感还是大流行流感做出判断,国家 …
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H1N1 influenza vaccine is expected next month or the first batch of homemade 3,000,000
If the H1N1 Type A influenza was identified as seasonal influenza, 11 influenza vaccine manufacturers will be put into production, and by the end of July to produce the first batch of vaccines, production of up to 3 million, annual production reached 360 million; if alpha H1N1 influenza pandemic was identified as influenza, China’s only enterprise with a production quality, the first batch of vaccine production can reach 250,000, an annual output of 27 million. Yin Hong-Zhang said that due to the current World Health Organization has yet to fall on seasonal influenza Type A influenza H1N1 pandemic influenza or to judge, the state …
http://news.qingdaonews.com/content/2009-06/07/content_8061520.htm
June 7, 2009
青岛新闻网

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Swine flu pandemic likely to hit UK in early autumn before vaccine …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/31/2009

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Swine flu pandemic likely to hit UK in early autumn before vaccine …
The UK is likely to be struck by a swine flu pandemic in the early autumn before a vaccine is available, an influenza expert said yesterday. …
http://u.tv/News/Swine-flu-pandemic-likely-to-hit-UK-in-early-autumn-before-vaccine-is-ready/5836f104-308a-49e6-a0a7-abbf8e60866a
June 1, 2009
U.TV


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Hotels are no place for swine flu sufferers
It is inappropriate to expect hotels to accommodate people diagnosed with swine flu and it is inconsistent with agreed protocols for dealing with a pandemic …
http://www.hospitalitymagazine.com.au/article/Hotels-are-no-place-for-swine-flu-sufferers/483724.aspx
June 1, 2009
Australian Hospitality Magazine

Japan Flocks to Ostrich Masks to Help Fight Swine Flu Paranoia
Tsukamoto is now testing whether his antibodies are safe and effective as treatments in the event of a pandemic involving a virus as deadly as the bird flu. …
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601101&sid=aPRodLGjBMc4&refer=japan
June 1, 2009
Bloomberg

Number of A/H1N1 flu cases on Chinese mainland rises to 33
… step up preparations for vaccine production during an inspection of Sinovac, the only Chinese company qualified to produce vaccines for a flu pandemic. …
http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90776/90882/6668571.html
June 1, 2009
People’s Daily Online

Fourth case of swine flu confirmed
Ireland has placed a number of contracts to ensure the country will have enough vaccine in the event of a pandemic. Under the WHO’s alert system on a …
http://www.irishexaminer.com/world/fourth-case-of-swine-flu-confirmed-93116.html
June 1, 2009
Irish Examiner

Swine flu cruise ship Pacific Dawn docks in Sydney
Premier John Brumby admitted the state’s pandemic emergency plan was almost inevitably going to move up a notch. At least 11 schools have now been shut as …
http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,25567394-661,00.html
June 1, 2009
Melbourne Herald Sun

美通社(亞洲) 中國新聞
該組織包括隸屬于Spanish Society of Medical Oncology 的醫學腫瘤專家以及與頭頸部腫瘤研究和治療相關的其他健康專業人員。該組織的主要目標是促進基本的流行病學臨床研究,為患者和醫生提供教育,以及向西班牙普通大眾傳播頭頸部腫瘤領域相關的信息。
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PR Newswire (Asia) China News
Part of the organization including the Spanish Society of Medical Oncology and medical oncologist and head and neck cancer research and treatment related to other health professionals. The main objectives of the organization is to promote basic clinical epidemiological study, for patients and doctors to provide education, as well as the dissemination of the Spanish general public areas of head and neck cancer-related information.
http://www.finet.hk/mainsite/newscenter_story.php?news=PRNCN&ncode=20090601011234ed31c4xprbgs&page=
June 1, 2009
財華網

湖北發現首例甲型H1N1流感疑似病例
根據臨床表現、流行病學調查和實驗室檢驗結果,初步診斷為輸入性甲型H1N1流感疑似病例。 患者,男,20歲,武漢市人,現為加拿大留學生。加拿大時間5月24日晚,患者乘飛機途經韓國到廣州,在廣州停留2天,28日20時55分從廣州乘T120車次(07車廂,14號上鋪),於29日上午7:40 …
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Hubei found the first suspected cases of influenza H1N1 influenza
According to clinical manifestations, epidemiological investigation and laboratory test results, the initial diagnosis of imported cases of suspected influenza H1N1 influenza. Patients, male, 20 years old, Wuhan City, and is currently a student in Canada. Canada May 24 evening, the patient flew via South Korea to Guangzhou, stay two days in Guangzhou, at 20:55 on the 28th from Guangzhou by train number T120 (07 cars, on the 14th floor), at 7 am on the 29th : 40 …
http://news.wenweipo.com/2009/06/01/IN0906010003.htm
June 1, 2009
香港文匯報

疫苗生产:中国需加入全球参比中心
舒跃龙告诉本报记者,历次大流感流行已经留下警告:第二波、第三波疫情往往死亡的人数要大大超过第一波。现在,国内外流感专家判断,第二波疫情可能会在秋天到来。 《21世纪》:目前加入全球参比中心的难题有哪些? 舒跃龙:制约因素确实很多。如果用美国CDC参比中心作比较,首先在硬件上差距很大,技术操作大家都能掌握,特别需要国家 …
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Vaccine production: China needs to participate in the global reference center
舒跃龙told this reporter that all the great influenza pandemic has left a warning: the second wave, third wave of the epidemic the number of deaths is often much more than the first wave. At present, domestic and international influenza experts, the second wave of the epidemic may be coming in the fall. "21st Century": The Center to participate in the global reference What are the problems?舒跃龙: did a lot of constraints. If the United States Center for CDC reference for comparison, first of all, a great gap in the hardware, you can master the technical operations, in particular the needs of the country …
http://news.dayoo.com/finance/57399/200906/01/57399_7872231.htm
June 1, 2009
大洋网

Bed-tracking system may be just what the doctor ordered in …
How ever, it is now being rolled out to help with infection control – and might prove invaluable in the case of a swine flu pandemic being declared. …
http://news.scotsman.com/latestnews/Bedtracking-system-may-be-just.5319854.jp
June 1, 2009
Scotsman

Two Scottish children are struck down by swine flu
Prof Oxford, an expert in virology at Queen Mary School of Medicine, University of London, said he was certain that a flu pandemic would emerge. …
http://thescotsman.scotsman.com/scotland/Two-Scottish-children-are-struck.5319838.jp
June 1, 2009
Scotsman

Swine Flu pandemic DNA Tests Kits
Bid to develop a vaccine as a solution to worries of a possible swine flu pandemic. Scientists at Canada’s National Microbiology Laboratory have managed to …
http://www.wessexscene.co.uk/features/3341
June 1, 2009
Wessex Scene Online

Stocks to watch
… has placed a $US180 million ($A232 million) order with CSL for a vaccine antigen against swine flu as part of preparations to combat a flu pandemic. …
http://news.theage.com.au/breaking-news-business/stocks-to-watch-20090601-brzt.html
June 1, 2009
The Age

Feedback: Experts weigh in on Cubes & Crayons
… including the H1N1 swine influenza, Avian bird flu epidemic, public health issues, emergency operations planning and crisis management preparedness, …
http://www.reuters.com/article/smallBusinessNews/idUSTRE54U1QX20090531
June 1, 2009
Reuters

台灣新型流感疫情增加到第12例
台灣的中央流行疫情指揮中心31號表示,台灣出現第12例H1N1新型流感確定病例,患者是33歲的貿易商。這名男子在27號晚間從美國紐約回到台灣,在飛機上就已經有發燒症狀。 中央流行疫情指揮中心表示,這名男子搭乘的是頭等艙,所以近距離沒有其他乘客;但他回到台灣之後曾到 …
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New type of influenza outbreaks in Taiwan increased to 12 cases of first
Taiwan’s central command center epidemic outbreak on the 31st that the first 12 cases of Taiwan a new type of influenza H1N1 confirmed cases, the patient is a 33-year-old trader. The man on the 27th night in New York, returned to Taiwan from the United States, the plane has already developed a fever. Prevalence of the epidemic, said the central command center, the man is traveling first class, so there are no other passengers at close range; but he had returned to Taiwan after …
http://big5.soundofhope.org/programs/162/127942-1.asp
June 1, 2009
希望之聲電台

All set for Mansarovar yatra
The Chinese government did not gave permission for the Yatra in 2007 due to the widespread bird flu. Last year, internal trouble was said to be the cause, …
http://www.thestatesman.net/page.news.php?clid=2&theme=&usrsess=1&id=256276
June 1, 2009
The Statesman

Twenty-Six People Disallowed in Six Provinces Suspected of Being …
Yesterday, fever hospitals in six provinces have disallowed twenty-six people suspected of being infected by the bird flu symptoms. …
http://www.gather.com/viewArticle.jsp?articleId=281474977696933&grpId=3659174697244816
June 1, 2009
Gather.com

郑州四色预警传染病疫情 红色预警国家发布或省长签发
今报郑州讯面对“非典”、“禽流感”、“H1N1流感”等重大传染病疫情,郑州将分“红、橙、黄、蓝”四色向公众预警,最高级预警将由国家发布或由省长签发。 郑州四通八达,人员流动性大,各类传染性疾病的传播与流行几率较高。昨天,郑州市政府发布了《郑州市突发公共卫生事件应急预案》(以下简称《预案》),对行政区域内突然发生,造成或者可能 …
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Zhengzhou, four-color red early-warning infectious disease outbreak early warning issued by the State Governor to publish or
Zhengzhou hearing at the face of this "atypical pneumonia", "bird flu", "H1N1 influenza" and other major infectious diseases, Zhengzhou will be divided into "red, orange, yellow, blue," four-color to the public warning, the most advanced countries will be issued early warning or issued by the governor. Zhengzhou, extending in all directions, staff mobility, the spread of various types of infectious diseases with high prevalence of probability. Yesterday, the Zhengzhou city government issued a "public health emergencies Zhengzhou contingency plan" (hereinafter referred to as "plans"), administrative region of a sudden, causing or likely …
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2009-06-01/024915711329s.shtml
June 1, 2009
新浪网

bird flu hits Bengal again
Even as the threat of swine flu continues, a fresh outbreak of the highly pathogenic avian influenza (bird flu) has been reported from West Bengal. …
http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/bird-flu-hits-bengal-again/359711/
June 1, 2009
Business Standard

Experts said unprepared for swine flu
This year’s swine flu outbreak refuted many of the predictions about how the next large-scale flu pandemic would originate and spread, experts say. …
http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1697364/experts_said_unprepared_for_swine_flu/
June 1, 2009
RedOrbit

第83回日本感染症学会開催
新型インフルエンザによるパンデミックが現実味を帯び,さまざまな対策がとられる一方で,マンパワー不足も指摘されている。感染症専門家の養成は一朝一夕にできるものではないが,将来の新たなパンデミック対策のためにもますます重要なものとなっていくと考えられる。 …
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The Infectious Diseases Society of Japan held 83 times
Taken on a new flu pandemic is real, while the various measures taken, as has been pointed out lack of manpower. Training of specialists in infectious diseases is not possible in a short time, we will become increasingly important for the future of measures PANDEMIKKU. …
http://www.igaku-shoin.co.jp/paperDetail.do?id=PA02832_03
June 1, 2009
週刊医学界新聞

Accertati 30 casi di influenza in Italia
L’organizzazione mondiale della Sanità ha fatto sapere che è ancora del tutto scongiurato il rischio di una pandemia di influenza, che ha provocato molti …
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Make 30 cases of influenza in Italy
The World Health Organization has indicated that it is still the risk of a pandemic flu, which caused many …
http://www.tusciaweb.it/notizie/2009/maggio/31_15n_influenza.htm
June 1, 2009
Tuscia Web

AUTOMÁTAS DE LA CULTURA DEL MIEDO Por: David Rodríguez Seoane
La pandemia de gripe porcina que se originó hace unas semanas en México es una muestra más de cómo el miedo y la ansiedad se propagan más rápido que la …
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AUTOMATIC del miedo LA Culture By: David Rodríguez Seoane
The swine flu epidemic that originated in Mexico a few weeks ago is another example of how fear and anxiety is spreading faster than …
http://www.elinformanteperu.com/opinion.php?idarticulos=38680
June 1, 2009
El Informante

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Experts advise vigilance against ticks …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/27/2009

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<Today’s special>

Experts advise vigilance against ticks
… many chickens in Turkey around the time of the bird flu scare as all being factors that have led to a steep rise in the number of ticks in the nation. …
http://www.todayszaman.com/tz-web/detaylar.do?load=detay&link=176576&bolum=100
May 28, 2009
Today’s Zaman


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洛地區防疫準備妥當迎冬天疫情 專家憂新流感變種疫苗或不敷
(本報記者陳慧如洛杉磯市報道)大洛杉磯地區防疫工作準備一切妥當,但私底下仍有學者專家憂心,新流感一但變種且變得兇猛,可能會在冬天大流行,就算屆時疫苗順利問世,數量也可能不夠。洛杉磯縣公共衛生局26日說明如何防範包括地震、新流感與火災等突發狀況的發生,以及各 …
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Hemoluo District Ying winter ready immunization experts worry the new epidemic variants of influenza vaccine or inadequate
(Our reporter Chen reports such as Los Angeles) The Los Angeles area to prepare all the appropriate prevention, but in private there are still scholars and experts worry that the new variants of influenza and become a fierce but may be epidemic in the winter, even if the vaccine will come out smoothly, the number may not be sufficient. Los Angeles County Public Health Agency on the 26th on how to guard against including earthquakes, fires and other new influenza and the occurrence of sudden, as well as …
http://news.sina.com.hk/cgi-bin/nw/show.cgi/32/1/1/1149265/1.html
May 28, 2009
香港新浪網

聯合國下調2009年全球經濟增長預測
報告說,金融市場如不能在短期內理順關係、消除阻塞,大多數國家的經濟衰退將延續,全球經濟在2010年前將停滯在低福利水準。 報告警告說,目前在多國發生的甲型H1N1流感如果發展成全球流行病將使本已十分脆弱的經濟形勢進一步惡化。
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In 2009 the United Nations cut growth forecasts for the global economy
Reported that the financial markets if they can not straighten out the relationship in the short term, the elimination of obstruction, the majority of the country’s economic recession will continue, the global economy by 2010 will be stuck in a low level of welfare. The report warned that the current multi-country took place in the H1N1 influenza to develop into a global influenza pandemic if the will of the already fragile economic situation to deteriorate further.
http://big5.chinabroadcast.cn/gate/big5/gb.cri.cn/27824/2009/05/28/145s2522183.htm
May 28, 2009
國際在綫

市疾控中心提醒市民:出游慎选甲型流感流行国家
昨天,市疾控中心的专家提醒市民在休闲、娱乐、逛街、旅游的同时,要绷紧预防甲型H1N1流感这根弦,尽量避免去甲型H1N1流感流行的国家旅游。 “出境旅游的市民,应尽量避免去美国、墨西哥、韩国和日本等甲型H1N1流感流行的国家。”昨天下午,市疾控中心工作人员提醒出境旅游市民,出发前,应准备好口罩、纸巾、体温计和速干型手消毒剂。 …
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Reminded the public that the city of CDC: Influenza selective out-endemic countries
Yesterday, the city of CDC experts reminded the public of leisure, entertainment, shopping, travel at the same time, it is necessary to tension and the prevention of influenza A H1N1 influenza in this string, as far as possible to avoid the H1N1 Type A influenza epidemic of National Tourism. "People traveling abroad should be avoided as far as possible to the United States, Mexico, South Korea and Japan, H1N1 Type A influenza endemic countries." Yesterday afternoon, the city of CDC staff to remind people of outbound tourism, pre-departure should be ready to face masks, paper towels , thermometer, and dry-type hand disinfectant. …
http://www.whnews.cn/weihai/2009-05/28/content_1480562.htm
May 28, 2009
威海新闻网

威海对13起流行病学调查 未发现H1N1流感病例
本报讯(记者 张丽华)昨天记者从市卫生局了解到,自5月2日我市开展第一例甲型H1N1流感可疑病例流行病学调查以来,全市共进行甲型H1N1流感可疑发热病人流行病学调查13起,未发现甲型H1N1流感病例。 据市疾病预防控制中心工作人员介绍,自全球暴发甲型H1N1流感以来,我市卫生、检验检疫、空港口岸等部门全面启动各项防控措施,取得了阶段性 …
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Weihai epidemiological survey of 13 found no cases of H1N1 influenza
By (Xinhua Zhang) yesterday from the Municipal Health Bureau that, since May 2 in our city to carry out the first suspected cases of influenza H1N1 influenza epidemiological investigation, the city conducted a total of suspected influenza H1N1 influenza epidemic fever patients 13 investigation found no cases of influenza H1N1 influenza. According to City Center for Disease Control and Prevention staff, since the global outbreak of influenza A H1N1 influenza, the city health, inspection and quarantine, air ports and other departments to start the comprehensive prevention and control measures, has achieved …
http://www.whnews.cn/weihai/2009-05/28/content_1480527.htm
May 28, 2009
威海新闻网

全球甲型流感死亡病例达百人
世卫组织流感大流行警告级别现阶段为5级,意味着甲型H1N1流感可能即将在全球范围内暴发。 纽约市26日证实,又有两人死于甲型H1N1流感。这使纽约市死于该流感的人数达到4人。纽约市卫生局长说,一名死者为居住在皇后区的41岁女子,另一人是居住在布鲁克林区的34岁男子。目前还无法确定两人的死亡是否与身体其他疾病有关。 …
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Influenza deaths worldwide per cent of people
WHO warned that an influenza pandemic at this stage for the five-level, means that the Type A H1N1 influenza may be imminent outbreak of a global scale. New York City confirmed on the 26th, another two died from H1N1 Type A influenza. This makes New York City, the number of people died from the flu to 4 people. New York City Health Secretary said that the deceased was living in a Queens of the 41-year-old woman, and the other person is living in Brooklyn 34-year-old man. Is still unable to determine whether the death of two other diseases of the body. …
http://www.china.com.cn/news/txt/2009-05/28/content_17847289.htm
May 28, 2009
中国网

DOH reports 4 new confirmed cases of H1N1
However, it assured the public that the pandemic preparedness and response plan is in place and that it has expanded its referral hospitals to all DOH …
http://www.balita.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=787:doh-reports-4-new-confirmed-cases-of-h1n1&catid=23:philippine-news&Itemid=41
May 28, 2009
Balita

Canada’s swine flu cases exceed 1000
The WHO’s pandemic alert stands at Phase 5, meaning a global outbreak is imminent. Officials are looking for signs the disease has become established in a …
http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2009/05/27/swine-flu-h1n1.html
May 28, 2009
CBC.ca

Respect flu, but don’t fear it
Fears about a possible worldwide pandemic have eased considerably since the first swine flu deaths were reported in Mexico five weeks ago. …
http://www.app.com/article/20090527/OPINION01/905280322/1029/OPINION/Respect+flu++but+don+t+fear+it
May 28, 2009
Asbury Park Press

28/05/2009WHO reconsiders having declared swine flu a pandemic
As swine flu cases near 13000, the World Health Organisation is asking if it declared the outbreak a pandemic too soon. Mexico City — Mexico reported two …
http://www.expatica.com/de/news/german-news/WHO-reconsiders-having-declared-swine-flu-a-pandemic-_53034.html
May 28, 2009
Expatica Germany

Official swine flu figures are just ‘tip of the iceberg’, warn …
This is what happened in the 1918 pandemic and scientists are looking carefully to detect any changes. Most experts agree – it is only a matter of time. …
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/official-swine-flu-figures-are-just-tip-of-the-iceberg-warn-health-experts-1691823.html
May 28, 2009
Independent

Seed strains for swine flu vaccine sent out to pharmaceutical …
A spokesperson for GlaxoSmithKline, the company that holds Canada’s pandemic vaccine contract, said it has not yet received the seed strain. …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5jeJSZ9aMpjQeVhsLu5bpMhALQ2nQ
May 28, 2009
The Canadian Press

Australia locks down cruise ships as swine flu toll mounts
The UN health body has so far held off on moving up a step from the current phase five alert to declaring a pandemic. Meanwhile, online campaigners …
http://news.my.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=3341982
May 28, 2009
MSN Malaysia News

Gloabl swine flu deaths top 100
But the WHO has so far resisted declaring the disease a full-fledged pandemic. The outbreak has spread further in Asia, with Singapore confirming its first …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gBF3aKVss8Fsc9a2bj3AiXoQY4Sw
May 28, 2009
AFP

bird flu virus remains infectious up to 600 days in municipal …
Credit: People’s Republic of China Amid concerns about a pandemic of swine flu, researchers from Nebraska report for the first time that poultry carcasses …
http://www.physorg.com/news162666620.html
May 28, 2009
PhysOrg.com

More swine flu cases inevitable: Gallagher
But we are in the contained phase of the pandemic plan so it is about trying to restrict the spread of the illness. There are now about 70 confirmed cases …
http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2009/05/28/2582774.htm
May 28, 2009
ABC Online

$2.3 million grant positions UofL to take lead in pandemic planning
Through the projects, researchers will seek ways to more quickly detect a pandemic and share information with community leaders, such as mayors, …
http://php.louisville.edu/news/news.php?news=1446
May 28, 2009
U Of L News

Health dept details measures for swine flu prevention
A state influenza pandemic committee under the chairmanship of the chief secretary has been formed for monitoring the state plan of action on the pandemic. …
http://www.kanglaonline.com/index.php?template=headline&newsid=46947&typeid=1
May 28, 2009
KanglaOnline

Wyoming confirms first swine flu case
The World Health Organization said the virus hadn’t yet reached the level of pandemic, or a global outbreak. Wyoming health officials expected swine flu to …
http://www.mlive.com/newsflash/health/index.ssf?/base/national-19/1243456008158380.xml&storylist=health
May 28, 2009
MLive.com

Flu Slowing in Most Parts of US; Vaccine Makers Get $1 Billion
The money, which had already been earmarked for pandemic flu and preparedness before the swine flu outbreak hit, will also be used to stockpile vaccine …
http://www.dotmed.com/news/story/9198/
May 28, 2009
DOTmed.com (press release)

Two new swine flu cases confirmed in New Jersey
The World Health Organization said the virus hadn’t yet reached the level of pandemic, or a global outbreak. AP contributed to this report.
http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2009/05/two_new_h1n1_influenza_cases_c.html
May 28, 2009
The Star-Ledger – NJ.com

「鳥インフルエンザは依然脅威」
講演会では、京都産業大学鳥インフルエンザ研究センターの大槻公一センター長が「鳥インフルエンザとパンデミック」と題して、新型インフルエンザと鳥インフルエンザの致死率の違いなどを説明。「鳥インフルエンザのウイルスが特効薬に耐性を持ちつつあるという報告も …
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"The bird flu threat remains."
The lecture, the Director of Ootsuki Kimikazu Kyoto Sangyo University, Research Center for bird flu "pandemic and avian influenza" and entitled, and explain the difference between the fatality rate of bird flu and avian flu. "There are reports that have been resistant to a specific for the virus of bird flu …
http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/e-japan/aichi/news/20090527-OYT8T01137.htm
May 28, 2009
読売新聞

Swine flu to hit one in five as virus continues to spread
But a Victorian Government spokesman said that, while the state’s pandemic plan included social-distancing measures such as bans on sporting events and …
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/swine-flu-to-hit-one-in-five-as-virus-continues-to-spread-20090528-bnug.html
May 28, 2009
Brisbane Times

Swine flu cases encourage precaution
“This situation has the potential to be the next pandemic,” said David Kimberlin, Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. …
http://www.uab.edu/kscope/kaleidoscope-article-1415.html
May 28, 2009
UAB Kaleidoscope

內地增至13例 社區爆發預案已定
衛生部27日公布《甲型H1N1流感流行病學調查和爆發疫情處理技術指南》,將疫情爆發定義為「14天內,出現2例及以上具有流行病學聯繫的甲型H1N1流感疑似和/或確診病例」。 衛生部要求,若發生爆發性疫情,首先要對病例個案、疫情現場進行調查,隨後進行標本採集與實驗室 …
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Mainland to the outbreak of 13 cases of community-based plan has been scheduled for
Ministry of Health announced on the 27th "Type A H1N1 influenza epidemiological investigations, and technical guidelines to deal with the outbreak of the epidemic," the outbreak of the epidemic is defined as "within 14 days and above two cases occur epidemiology associated with influenza type H1N1 suspected and / or confirmed cases. " Ministry of Health requirements, if the outbreak of the epidemic occurred, the first case to case, the outbreak investigation at the scene, followed by specimen collection and laboratory …
http://paper.wenweipo.com/2009/05/28/HK0905280008.htm
May 28, 2009
香港文匯報

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Swine Flu could Mutate into more Severe Form warns WHO …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/24/2009

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<Today’s special>

Swine Flu could Mutate into more Severe Form warns WHO
The WHO may declare a full pandemic for the H1N1 as it is being closely watched in the southern hemisphere. Chan told the WHO annual congress in Geneva that …
http://www.bestsyndication.com/?q=20090524_swine_flu_h1n1_virus_could_mutate_more_deadly_form_who_warns.htm
May 25, 2009
Best Syndication


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Shionogi To Sell Newly Developed Flu Drug In Japan -Kyodo
The plan comes at a time when the new strain of H1N1 influenza is threatening to grow into a possible global pandemic. Another Japanese drugmaker, Daiichi …
http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20090524-703493.html
May 25, 2009
Wall Street Journal

UN move against flu travel curbs hailed
… of worldwide tourism, was launched in 2006 as a response mechanism for the potential evolution of the H5N1 Avian and Human Influenza to a pandemic form. …
http://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com/Display_news.asp?section=Local_News&subsection=Qatar+News&month=May2009&file=Local_News2009052521015.xml
May 25, 2009
Peninsula On-line

Australia Swine Flu Cases to Rise, Chief Medical Officer Says
The government on May 22 updated its pandemic alert to “contain,” the third-highest level. The next level, “sustain,” means the virus is established and …
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601081&sid=aJ.ijPbFErIc&refer=australia
May 25, 2009
Bloomberg

Woman is NYC’s second swine flu death
The World Health Organisation has issued a phase five Swine Influenza Virus (SIV) pandemic warning following the outbreak with positive reports of the virus …
http://www.wxyz.com/news/national/story/Woman-is-NYCs-second-swine-flu-death/EWk_e4X2IUGe31r_xfisBg.cspx
May 25, 2009
WXYZ

Swine flu cases rise to 17
… officially reported 12022 cases of influenza A(H1N1) infection, including 86 deaths, and the World Health Organisation says a global pandemic is imminent.
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1018880/Swine-flu-cases-rise-to-17-in-Australia
May 25, 2009
Special Broadcasting Service

`Glove shortage’ raises flu fears for frontline workers
Cleaning workers are facing the greatest risk in the face of a possible flu pandemic and need more support and training to cope, unions say. …
http://www.thestandard.com.hk/news_detail.asp?pp_cat=11&art_id=82584&sid=23981382&con_type=1
May 25, 2009
The Standard

Vigilance key to tackling swine flu
The swine flu pandemic seems to be getting closer to our borders. Eighteen US soldiers who passed through neighbouring Kuwait have tested positive for the …
http://www.gulfnews.com/opinion/editorial_opinion/region/10316574.html
May 25, 2009
GulfNews

日立ソフト、1台あたり月額945円の在宅勤務サービス
日立ソフト(日立ソフトウェアエンジニアリング)はパンデミック対策の一環として、自宅から企業へのリモートアクセス環境を提供する「secureonline在宅勤務サービス」に、ディスクレスPCを提供するサービスを6月1日に追加する。1年以上利用する場合の1台あたりの月額費用 …
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Hitachi Software, 945 units per month per service telecommuting yen
Hitachi Software (日立SOFUTOUEAENJINIARINGU) pandemic as part of measures to provide remote access to corporate environments from home "secureonline service work at home", diskless PC to provide services to an additional day in June. If you use more than one year of a monthly cost per unit …
http://ascii.jp/elem/000/000/420/420950/
May 25, 2009
ASCII

在危机中学会理性成长
具体到本次甲型H1N1流感而言,健康教育和健康管理就是将流感疫情和防护知识交给公众,帮助公众从传染源,传播途径和易感人群三个环节充分认识到造成甲型H1N1流感流行的各种健康危险因素,帮助公众改变不健康的生活方式和习惯,如养成勤洗手、不扎堆,咳嗽和打喷嚏用纸巾捂住等预防呼吸道传染病的健康习惯。 哲人说:“尽可能在一切问题上都 …
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Rational in a crisis the growth of the Institute
Specific to the H1N1 Type A influenza, the health education and health management is the knowledge of the influenza epidemic and protection to the public, help the public from the source of infection, route of transmission and the susceptible population is fully aware of the three links caused by Type A H1N1 influenza prevalence of various health risk factors to help the public to change unhealthy lifestyles and habits, such as washing hands frequently to develop, not扎堆, coughing and sneezing, cover your tissue paper to prevent respiratory infectious diseases, such as health habits. Philosopher said: "as far as possible, all issues …
http://news.163.com/09/0525/03/5A4N249L000120GR.html
May 25, 2009
网易

Swine flu threat, key focus
Through wide scale discussions and negotiations, and compromise, the delegations have come a long way forward to address the contentious issues in pandemic …
http://www.dailynews.lk/2009/05/25/news27.asp
May 25, 2009
Ceylon Daily News

H1N1 update: Grand County prepares for second outbreak this fall
Preparing for pandemic flu since 2006, Grand County Public Health took advantage of the H1N1 outbreak to test its procedures. “As soon as we got the alert …
http://www.skyhidailynews.com/article/20090524/NEWS/905249985/1079&ParentProfile=1067
May 25, 2009
Sky Hi Daily News

In pandemics of the past, caution for the future
And a far more virulent strain of bird flu is circulating in the world but currently is not transmissible among humans. Public health officials will be …
http://www.physorg.com/news162398118.html
May 25, 2009
PhysOrg.com

Descartan expertos decesos por influenza humana en Chile
Explicó que cuando hace años se hizo el plan de contingencia frente a una pandemia, se planificó para una epidemia que iba a tener una tasa de ataque de un …
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Experts rule out human deaths from influenza in Chile
He explained that years ago when there was a contingency plan against a pandemic, we planned for an epidemic that would have an attack rate of one …
http://sdpnoticias.com/sdp/contenido/2009/05/24/405548
May 25, 2009
SDP Noticias

FEBBRE SUINA/ Aumentano a 18 i contagiati della caserma spagnola
Il ministero afferma che i responsabili della Sanita’ Militare hanno applicato il protocollo Oms per il contenimento della pandemia. …
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SWINE FEVER / 18 Rise of the infected barracks Spanish
The ministry says that those responsible for the Sanita ‘Military have applied the WHO protocol for the containment of the pandemic. …
http://www.ilsussidiario.net/articolo.aspx?articolo=22062
May 25, 2009
Il Sussidiario.net

DPHSS team educates public on swine flu
The team is an integral part of the Guam pandemic Influenza Plan in providing educational workshops and resources that enable the public to play an active …
http://www.guampdn.com/article/20090525/NEWS01/905250307/1002/DPHSS+team+educates+public+on+swine+flu
May 25, 2009
Pacific Daily News

Department of Health confirms 2nd flu case
The WHO is poised to declare a full pandemic of the A(H1N1) flu virus. WHO chief Dr. Margaret Chan said on Friday the world had to be ready for the new …
http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId=471073&publicationSubCategoryId=63
May 25, 2009
Philippine Star

北京、上海、福建、浙江全力做好流感患者医治
卫生部将结合患者流行病学史、临床表现和复核检测结果,组织专家尽快明确诊断。卫生部已派出2名临床专家现场指导患者救治工作。 据浙江省卫生部门介绍,浙江首例输入性甲型H1N1流感疑似病例病情明显好转。目前,浙江这例患者正在温州市第二人民医院接受隔离治疗,体温正常,咳嗽、咽痛等症状明显减轻,精神状况良好。 …
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Beijing, Shanghai, Fujian, Zhejiang full well the treatment of influenza infections
Patients with the Ministry of Health in conjunction with epidemiological history, clinical manifestations and review of test results, the organization of expert diagnosis as soon as possible. The Ministry of Health has dispatched two experts at the scene to guide the clinical treatment of patients. According to the health sector in Zhejiang Province, the Zhejiang imported the first suspected cases of influenza H1N1 Type A marked improvement in the disease. At present, the patients in Zhejiang Province which is the second People’s Hospital of Wenzhou treated in isolation, the normal body temperature, cough, pharyngodynia significantly reduce the symptoms of mental condition. …
http://news.sina.com.cn/o/2009-05-25/001215677158s.shtml
May 25, 2009
新浪网

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Shortage of vaccine causing global worry …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/19/2009

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Shortage of vaccine causing global worry
Yesterday, the World Health Organisation met with 10 major vaccine manufacturers in Geneva to discuss increasing production as the world faces a pandemic …
http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Wednesday/National/2561426/Article/index_html
May 20, 2009
New Straits Times


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Close Club Gitmo? Not so fast.
Also included in the bill was money for the swine flu pandemic, and other unspecified causes. What was missing from the bill was the $80 million dollars …
http://www.livinglakecountry.com/blogs/communityblogs/45444582.html
May 20, 2009
Sussex Sun

Expert: bird flu still a threat
By : Annie Freeda Cruez This is the reminder to Asian governments from Dr Hans Tieru, the World Health Organisation representative for Brunei, Malaysia and …
http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Wednesday/National/2561381/Article/index_html
May 20, 2009
New Straits Times

Value of vaccination
In recent years, the world faced new threats in the forms of the 1997 H5N1 bird flu and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), and now, the influenza A …
http://thestar.com.my/health/story.asp?file=/2009/5/20/health/3909433&sec=health
May 20, 2009
Malaysia Star

半数がメキシコ出張を制限 米企業の感染対策
93%の企業は、パンデミックとなった場合には従業員に自宅などでの勤務を認めるとした。 87%は従業員へのインフルエンザ関連情報の伝達などで、インターネットのブログやウェブサイトなどの「ニューメディア」を活用しているという。(共同通信)
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Infection control in U.S. companies is restricted to half of Mexico travel
93% of the company, if a pandemic were allowed to work at home employees. And 87% of the transmission of flu-related information to employees, such as Internet blogs and websites of "new media" that they are using. (Kyodo News)
http://www.kyoto-np.co.jp/article.php?mid=P2009052000019&genre=E1&area=Z10
May 20, 2009
京都新聞

威海流感防控工作进入实战状态 严防病从外来
5月15日起,我市检验检疫部门按照上级部署,对来自疫病流行国家和地区的入境人员,在专用通道体温监测的全过程录像。录像至少保存一个月,之后刻成光盘长期留存备查。 下一步,检验检疫部门将协调卫生部门,指派临床执业医师到口岸一线值班,检疫人员通过体温监测或者医学巡查发现体征异常的入境人员后,及时交给临床执业医师进一步排查,既 …
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Weihai, influenza prevention and control work to prevent disease entering the actual state from the external
May 15, the city in accordance with the higher level of inspection and quarantine departments to deploy, from disease-endemic countries and regions, immigration staff, the dedicated channel to monitor the temperature of the entire process of video. Video for at least a month, long after the CD-ROM for future reference carved. Next, inspection and quarantine departments will coordinate the health sector, clinical practitioners assigned to front-line duty at ports and quarantine body temperature monitoring, or through the medical inspection of immigrants found abnormal signs personnel, timely clinical practice to the physician for further investigation, both …
http://www.whnews.cn/weihai/2009-05/20/content_1477536.htm
May 20, 2009
威海新闻网

西藏报告一“甲流”疑似病例 广东疑似病例确诊,山东确诊病例出院
卫生部专家组根据患者的临床表现、流行病学调查结果和实验室检测结果,按照卫生部制订的诊疗方案判定这一病例为甲型H1N1流感确诊病例。 记者19日中午从广东省卫生、疾控部门了解到,这名患者的密切接触者共93人,截至19日11时,已追踪查找到75人并进行医学观察隔离,仍有18人正在查找中。 据新华社济南5月19日电19日上午,济南传染病医院 …
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Tibet’s report "a stream" suspected cases confirmed suspected cases in Guangdong, Shandong confirmed cases discharged from hospital
According to the Ministry of Health expert group of patients with clinical manifestations, epidemiological findings and laboratory test results, according to the Ministry of Health to develop programs to determine the diagnosis and treatment of this case is confirmed cases of influenza type H1N1. At noon on the 19th journalist from Guangdong health, disease control departments understand that the close contacts of patients with a total of 93 people, as at 11:00 on the 19th, has been tracking the 75 people to find and quarantine medical observation, there are still 18 people are looking for in. According to Xinhua News Agency, Jinan, May 19 – 19 am, Jinan Hospital for Infectious Diseases …
http://news.sina.com.cn/o/2009-05-20/070715653509s.shtml
May 20, 2009
新浪网

pandemic or paranoia? Handicapping the swine flu
Spokeswomen for the National Pork Board failed to respond to calls and e-mails seeking further information about industry standards and policies. …
http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=130163
May 20, 2009
Medill Reports: Chicago

Companies could vaccinate 4.9 bln against H1N1 -WHO
Chan said that vaccine makers have shown a very serious commitment to help the international community prepare for a pandemic of flu, which, while seemingly …
http://www.reuters.com/article/BIOTRX/idUSN1942192820090519
May 20, 2009
Reuters

Mexico swine flu deaths hit 74
The World Health Organization today raised the threat level to ‘phase 5,’ indicating a pandemic is imminent. (Joe Raedle, Getty Images) MEXICO CITY (AP) …
http://www.abc4.com/news/world/story/Mexico-swine-flu-deaths-hit-74/qPJ9Afsgv0OY-LX9tekSZA.cspx
May 20, 2009
ABC 4

Unions Urge OSHA to Enforce Swine Flu Worker Protections
Don’t forget to check out the AFL-cio’s pandemic flu site, which includes vital resources for health care workers, firefighters, educators and more. …
http://blog.aflcio.org/2009/05/19/unions-urge-osha-to-enforce-worker-swine-flu-protections
May 20, 2009
AFL-CIO

Flu trouble for 4 S’poreans overseas
News of their quarantine came as Japan yesterday braced for the possibility of the H1N1 flu pandemic reaching Tokyo. According to 938LIVE, the two men and …
http://www.todayonline.com/articles/320885.asp
May 20, 2009
TODAYonline

Philippines remains swine flu-free, chairs Asean+3 health summit …
… after a baby suspected of being infected with the virus tested negative, is batting for greater regional cooperation to combat the potential pandemic. …
http://asia.cnet.com/blogs/babelmachine/post.htm?id=63010896&t=tag
May 20, 2009
Cnet Asia

H1N1 threat reaches plateau; travel warning lifted
As the threat of an H1N1 influenza pandemic “plateaus,” Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada lifted its travel warning against non-essential …
http://communications.uwo.ca/com/western_news/stories/h1n1_threat_reaches_plateau;_travel_warning_lifted_20090519444320/
May 20, 2009
Western News

Two Confirmed Swine Flu cases in Coffee County
“The same actions you can take against preventing pandemic Flu are effective against Swine Flu as well.” Flu is thought to spread mainly person-to-person …
http://www.eprisenow.com/ent/news/local/article/two_confirmed_swine_flu_cases_in_coffee_county/73278/
May 20, 2009
The Enterprise Ledger

Flu count stable as checks continue
By Elspeth McLean on Wed, 20 May 2009 As the number of swine flu cases in New Zealand remains stable, updating of pandemic planning continues in Otago and …
http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/56932/flu-count-stable-checks-continue
May 20, 2009
Otago Daily Times

Cuba for Peace, Social Justice and Health to Fight Crisis
Cuba has implemented strong measures since April 27 to fight the flu pandemic under the International Sanitary Regulations, he recalled. …
http://www.cadenagramonte.cubaweb.cu/english/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=338:cuba-for-peace-social-justice-and-health-to-fight-crisis-&catid=3:world&Itemid=14
May 20, 2009
Radio Cadena Agramonet

Legislators oppose 20b loan for bird flu
Avian influenza commonly called “bird flu” is caused by viruses that occur naturally in birds, especially migratory ones. Last year, the highly pathogenic …
http://www.newvision.co.ug/D/8/13/681855
May 20, 2009
New Vision

More swine flu precautions needed, says Indian official
… the ministry’s director general, said it had not sent out any new circulars as doctors already had the information sent out during the bird flu scare. …
http://www.thenational.ae/article/20090520/NATIONAL/705199816/-1/NEWS
May 20, 2009
The National

大港区开展甲型H1N1流感防控演习(图)
本报讯(记者韩军通讯员肖金萍)为进一步加强甲型H1N1流感防控工作,5月15,大港区卫生防病站开展了应对甲型H1N1流感密切接触者和疑似病例疫情防控演习。 当防疫部门接到发现甲型H1N1流感报告后,流行病调查小组,采样小组,和环境消毒小组依序进入紧张工作,整个演习从乘车出发到完成隔离服消毒共持续32分钟,为及时防控争取了时间。
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Dagang H1N1 Type A influenza prevention and control to carry out the exercise (Figure)
By (Xinhua correspondent Han肖金萍) to further strengthen the prevention and control of influenza A H1N1 influenza work, May 15, Dagang District Health to carry out disease prevention stations to deal with H1N1 Type A influenza in close contact with suspected cases and the epidemic prevention and control exercises. When the quarantine department received the report found that Type A H1N1 influenza, the epidemic investigation team, sample group, and environmental disinfection in order to enter the working group, the entire exercise from start to finish隔离服car lasted 32 minutes disinfection, for the timely prevention control for the time.
http://news.163.com/09/0520/03/59NP7PNR000120GR.html
May 20, 2009
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Confirma Egipto nuevo caso de gripe aviar (EN : Egypt confirms new case of bird flu)…

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/14/2009

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Confirma Egipto nuevo caso de gripe aviar
… una combinación con el nuevo virus de la influenza humana H1N1, que de darse podría provocar una pandemia y la muerte de miles de millones de personas.
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Egypt confirms new case of bird flu
… combination with a new human influenza virus H1N1, which could occur and cause a pandemic killing millions of people.
http://www.ntrzacatecas.com/noticias/mundo/2009/05/14/confirma-egipto-nuevo-caso-de-gripe-aviar/
May 15, 2009
NTR Zacatecas .com


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Good News! Your Nose Is Too Cold For Avian Flu.
A new study released today should quell bird flu panic, or at least calm it down a bit. Turns out that avian flu viruses have a really tough time staying …
http://io9.com/5255248/good-news-your-nose-is-too-cold-for-avian-flu
May 15, 2009
io9

WHO meets on production of swine flu vaccine
According to the global body’s pandemic alert level, the world is at phase 5 — out of a possible 6 — meaning that a global outbreak is imminent. …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gzz357patY4-QaJFvo9O95zMM_EQD986BAF84
May 15, 2009
The Associated Press

Human nose too cold for bird flu, says new study
The authors of the study, from Imperial College London and the University of North Carolina, say this may be one of the reasons why bird flu viruses do not …
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2009-05/icl-hnt051409.php
May 15, 2009
EurekAlert (press release)

各地積極防控甲型H1N1流感(組圖)
演練內容包括疫情收集報告、現場流行病學調查、病人採樣送檢、疫源地消毒等。新華社發(戴文學攝) 5月13日,山西省運城市舉行防控甲型H1N1流感應急演練,通過發熱門診對“疑似患者”接診、專家會診、流行病學調查、救治處理、消毒以及應急隔離等環節處置,以提高運城市各部門 …
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H1N1 influenza prevention and control throughout the positive influenza A (Photo)
Exercise will include the collection of the report of the outbreak, epidemiological investigations at the scene, the patient sample inspection, disinfection, such as foci. Xinhua News Agency issued (Dai Literature photo) May 13, held in Yuncheng City, Shanxi Province H1N1 Type A influenza prevention and control of emergency response exercises, through fever clinics for "patients with suspected" reception, expert consultation, epidemiological investigation, treatment treatment, disinfection and emergency isolation and other aspects of the disposal to improve the urban transport sector …
http://big5.ce.cn/xwzx/gnsz/gdxw/200905/15/t20090515_19080408.shtml
May 15, 2009
中國經濟網

美國會眾院通過法案 將撥967億美元軍費
眾議員以368票對60票的懸殊比數通過這項法案,其中也包括準備用來對抗流感大流行的20億美元經費。 參議院撥款委員會今天也通過金額913億美元的參院版法案,在參院全院表決通過後,兩院將就各自版本的法案進行協商,將最後確定版本送交總統歐巴馬。(譯者:林治平)980515.
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United States House of Representatives passed the bill will be 96.7 billion U.S. dollars will be allocated to military spending
368 in the House of Representatives votes to 60 the number of the poor than the passage of the bill, including preparations for the fight against influenza pandemic funding for two billion U.S. dollars. Senate Appropriations Committee today the amount of 91.3 billion U.S. dollars through the Senate version of the bill, a full-house in the Senate vote, the House of Representatives version of the bill on their consultations, to determine the final version will be sent to President Obama. (Translator: Zhi-Ping Lin) 980515.
http://www.etaiwannews.com/etn/news_content.php?id=949500&lang=tc_news&cate_img=257.jpg&cate_rss=news_PD
May 15, 2009
eTaiwan News

Flu’s impact on Mexican holidays ‘short-lived’
Once this is lifted, Thomas Cook claimed demand was likely to recover rapidly in the same way it did after the bird flu and Sars scares. on full summer …
http://business.scotsman.com/medialeisure/Flu39s-impact-on-Mexican-holidays.5270399.jp
May 15, 2009
Scotsman

Can ‘Universal’ Flu Drug Stop Swine Flu?
The discovery — made almost accidentally while searching for a way to neutralize the H5N1 bird flu — was that all type A flu bugs have a shared …
http://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/news/20090514/can-universal-flu-drug-stop-swine-fluMay 15, 2009
WebMD

澳门甲流戒备级别维持4级
“流感大流行一旦开始,本澳受到侵袭的几率是百分之百,估计较可能在数周时间内抵达。”而澳门一旦出现确诊的甲型H1N1流感病例,戒备级别将提高至最高级别第六级。 澳门新闻局与有关卫生部门并未发出正式预测消息。官方消息称,卫生局向预防应变统筹小组汇报后,小组决定维持第4级别,澳门的防疫设施和药物足够。有医疗人士解释,第4级别意味 …
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Macao to maintain a flow Alert Level 4
"Once a pandemic influenza, the Australian’s chances of being hit is 100%, it is estimated that in the next few weeks are more likely to arrive in time." Macau Once confirmed cases of influenza A H1N1 influenza, the alert level will be increased to the highest level of the sixth grade. Macau Government Information Office with the health department did not issue a formal forecast information. Official sources said the Health Department to report on the prevention of emergency co-ordination team, the group decided to maintain the No. 4 level and Macao adequate facilities and drugs prevention. There are medical people to explain, 4 level means that …
http://news.163.com/09/0515/06/59B99D5K000120GR.html
May 15, 2009
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Government committed to improve health situation –
He said despite the epidemics of SARS, mad cow disease, bird flu and recently the swine flu it was an objective of government to ensure that filth and waste …
http://www.modernghana.com/news/216502/1/government-committed-to-improve-health-situation-.html
May 15, 2009
Modern Ghana

The A H1N1 pandemic: Pig to Human Transmission of the Swine Flu?
A global campaign of fear and insecurity was unleashed following the WHO April 28 announcement of a phase pandemic. The decision of the WHO, which was taken …
http://www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=13622
May 15, 2009
Center for Research on Globalization

Ministra propõe sistema de vigilância de saúde pública
A criação de um sistema de vigilância que permita monitorizar o estado da saúde da população e definir um plano de contingência em situações de pandemia foi …
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Minister proposes monitoring system health
The creation of a surveillance system that allows monitoring the health status of the population and establish a contingency plan in case of a pandemic was …
http://diariodigital.sapo.pt/news.asp?section_id=62&id_news=388124
May 15, 2009
Diário Digital

HEALTH: China Battling to Contain Swine Flu
China’s main worry is that its vast territory where many regions have regular bouts of bird flu could emerge as a breeding ground of a new strain of virus …
http://www.ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=46851
May 15, 2009
Inter Press Service

WHO-Jahrestagung um fünf Tage gekürzt
Dabei dürfte es nach WHO-Angaben neben der Verhinderung einer pandemie, also einer weltweiten Ausbreitung, vor allem um die Eindämmung der Infektionen in …
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WHO’s annual meeting to five days reduced
This should make it according to the WHO figures besides the prevention of a pandemic, that is a worldwide spread, particularly to the containment of infections in …
http://www.bielertagblatt.ch/News/Ausland/142911
May 15, 2009
Bieler Tagblatt

Vazio legal no internamento compulsivo
Face a uma pandemia, o Governo só pode decretar a quarentena ou o internamento compulsivo se declarar o estado de calamidade. …
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Legal vacuum in internment compulsory
Faced with a pandemic, the Government may order the quarantine or compulsory internment is declare a state of calamity. …
http://www.rr.pt/InformacaoDetalhe.aspx?AreaId=23&SubAreaId=79&ContentId=286727
May 15, 2009
Rádio Renascença

El PP pide al Gobierno que negocie con la industria farmacéutica …
… el PP ha solicitado una actualización de forma urgente del Plan Nacional de Preparación y Respuesta ante una pandemia de Gripe, que fue retocado por …
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The PP asks the Government to negotiate with the pharmaceutical industry …
… PP has requested an urgent update of the National Preparedness and Response to an Influenza Pandemic, which was refined by …
http://www.europapress.es/salud/noticia-gripe-pp-pide-gobierno-negocie-industria-farmaceutica-creacion-fabrica-vacunas-espana-20090514193058.html
May 15, 2009
Europa Press

Alan García promueve el consumo de cerdo y pide a la población no …
“Mal llamada gripe porcina, esta amenaza, esta pandemia ha originado una reducción en el consumo y un sacrificio innecesario de ganancia y activos de la …
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Alan García promotes the consumption of pork and asked people not …
"Mal called swine flu, the threat, the pandemic has led to a reduction in consumption and an unnecessary sacrifice of profits and assets of the …
http://www.peruinforma.com/imwebsite/article.php?sid=47729
May 15, 2009
peruinforma.com

Influenza, studio inglese: igiene bambini miglior antivirus
… per contenere il virus che, fino a questo momento, ha raggiunto 33 paesi, uccidendo almeno 65 persone e scatenando nel mondo il terrore di una pandemia. …
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Influenza, study English: children’s health best antivirus
… to contain the virus that, to date, has reached 33 countries, killing at least 65 people and causing terror in the world of a pandemic. …
http://it.reuters.com/article/entertainmentNews/idITMIE54D0LH20090514
May 15, 2009
Reuters Italia

Nuovo virus: vaccino forse tardivo
(ANSA) – ROMA, 14 MAG – Il vaccino contro la nuova influenza, che potrebbe di nuovo colpire nei prossimi mesi sotto forma di pandemia,potrebbe arrivare …
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New virus: vaccine maybe late
(ANSA) – ROMA, 14 MAG – The new vaccine against influenza, which could strike again in the coming months in the form of a pandemic, it could get …
http://www.ansa.it/site/notizie/awnplus/scienza/news/2009-05-14_114364255.html
May 15, 2009
ANSA

Gripe suína: acordo sobre patente da vacina é negociado
São Paulo – Pressionados pelo Brasil, por outros países e pela possibilidade de pandemia de gripe suína, Estados Unidos e Europa sinalizaram em negociação …
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Swine flu: the vaccine patent agreement is negotiated
São Paulo – Pressured by Brazil, other countries and the possibility of a pandemic of swine flu, the United States and Europe signaled in trading …
http://veja.abril.com.br/agencias/ae/brasil/detail/2009-05-14-388555.shtml
May 15, 2009
veja.com

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