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Global health is recurrently being threatened by new and re-emerging infectious diseases

Global health is recurrently being threatened by new and re-emerging infectious diseases

Genome researchers to look at 1918 Spanish flu

Genome researchers to look at 1918 Spanish flu

29 percent of California women mistakenly believe a cold or flu should be treated with an antibiotic

29 percent of California women mistakenly believe a cold or flu should be treated with an antibiotic

New diagnostic tests for bird flu

New diagnostic tests for bird flu

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Sinovac completes dosing in phase 1 human clinical testing of SARS vaccine

Sinovac completes dosing in phase 1 human clinical testing of SARS vaccine

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

Research may significant consequences in leading drug researchers to develop new and more effective means to block influenza and other viruses

Research may significant consequences in leading drug researchers to develop new and more effective means to block influenza and other viruses

Air conditioning coil reduces over all sickness by 20%

Air conditioning coil reduces over all sickness by 20%

Bird flu has jumped species barrier to cats

Bird flu has jumped species barrier to cats

African-Americans and Asians more pessimistic about the health systems ability to cope with a bioterrorist event

African-Americans and Asians more pessimistic about the health systems ability to cope with a bioterrorist event

Emergence of drug resistant influenza viruses more common than previously thought

Emergence of drug resistant influenza viruses more common than previously thought

U.S. plan for influenza pandemic response

U.S. plan for influenza pandemic response

Complying with new flu guidelines may be impractical and costly

Complying with new flu guidelines may be impractical and costly

Australian research giant begins trial of avian influenza vaccine

Australian research giant begins trial of avian influenza vaccine

Hong Kong suspends bird and poultry imports from Malaysia, after deadly H5 avian influenza was found

Hong Kong suspends bird and poultry imports from Malaysia, after deadly H5 avian influenza was found

Veterans Affairs patients with diabetes are better cared for than managed care patients

Veterans Affairs patients with diabetes are better cared for than managed care patients

Drug company fights to keep toxin in vaccines

Drug company fights to keep toxin in vaccines

Hong Kong seeks details on suspected bird flu cases

Hong Kong seeks details on suspected bird flu cases

No adverse side-effects have been observed in clinical trial of SARS vaccine

No adverse side-effects have been observed in clinical trial of SARS vaccine