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Swine Flu or influenza A (H1N1) is a new flu virus of swine origin that first caused illness in Mexico and the United States in March and April, 2009. It’s thought that novel influenza A (H1N1) flu spreads in the same way that regular seasonal influenza viruses spread, mainly through the coughs and sneezes of people who are sick with the virus, but it may also be spread by touching infected objects and then touching your nose or mouth. Novel H1N1 infection has been reported to cause a wide range of flu-like symptoms, including fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. In addition, many people also have reported nausea, vomiting and/or diarrhea.
Confidence in government may play key role in public's willingness to take swine flu vaccine

Confidence in government may play key role in public's willingness to take swine flu vaccine

Using NMR to study influenza and TB: an interview with Dr. Tim Cross

Using NMR to study influenza and TB: an interview with Dr. Tim Cross

EU-designed forecasting model developed to predict spread of Ebola

EU-designed forecasting model developed to predict spread of Ebola

Scientific insights into flu viruses must not give way to complacency, say researchers

Scientific insights into flu viruses must not give way to complacency, say researchers

TGen, NAU awarded patent for genomics-based test to detect H1N1 pandemic flu strain

TGen, NAU awarded patent for genomics-based test to detect H1N1 pandemic flu strain

Mapping fruit bat habitats could help fight against Ebola

Mapping fruit bat habitats could help fight against Ebola

Sinovac selected to supply seasonal influenza vaccine to Beijing citizens

Sinovac selected to supply seasonal influenza vaccine to Beijing citizens

Sinovac Biotech commits to commercialize Sabin Inactivated Polio Vaccine in China

Sinovac Biotech commits to commercialize Sabin Inactivated Polio Vaccine in China

Study finds ginseng can help prevent, treat influenza and RSV infection

Study finds ginseng can help prevent, treat influenza and RSV infection

Guidance on use of Tamiflu needs to be reviewed in light of most recent evidence

Guidance on use of Tamiflu needs to be reviewed in light of most recent evidence

Managing pregnancy-related complications: an interview with Dr. Mark Zakowski

Managing pregnancy-related complications: an interview with Dr. Mark Zakowski

Scientists map key elements of immune overreaction triggered by influenza virus infection

Scientists map key elements of immune overreaction triggered by influenza virus infection

Scientists develop new anti-viral drugs that may be effective against flu virus

Scientists develop new anti-viral drugs that may be effective against flu virus

TSRI scientists describe severe immune overreaction caused by flu infections

TSRI scientists describe severe immune overreaction caused by flu infections

Swedish study confirms H1N1 vaccinations show increased risk of narcolepsy in children, adolescents

Swedish study confirms H1N1 vaccinations show increased risk of narcolepsy in children, adolescents

Three skilled nursing centers in Texas to provide free flu shots to seniors

Three skilled nursing centers in Texas to provide free flu shots to seniors

Biocryst seeks FDA NDA approval for Peramivir to treat influenza

Biocryst seeks FDA NDA approval for Peramivir to treat influenza

European Medicines Agency awards orphan drug designation to NanoViricides' DengueCide

European Medicines Agency awards orphan drug designation to NanoViricides' DengueCide

NanoViricides’ FluCide drug candidate found to be well tolerated in non-GLP safety/toxicology study

NanoViricides’ FluCide drug candidate found to be well tolerated in non-GLP safety/toxicology study