Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

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Arizona will receive 22,500 additional doses of flu vaccine

Arizona will receive 22,500 additional doses of flu vaccine

Scientists are testing the effectiveness of a new type of flu vaccine

Scientists are testing the effectiveness of a new type of flu vaccine

The first new TB vaccine for more than 80 years has successfully come through safety trials in the UK

The first new TB vaccine for more than 80 years has successfully come through safety trials in the UK

Three additional human cases of West Nile virus in Mississippi

Three additional human cases of West Nile virus in Mississippi

Infectious diseases physicians call for financial incentives for industry

Infectious diseases physicians call for financial incentives for industry

Stable liquid technology will enable vaccines to be stored for long periods without refrigeration and reconstitution

Stable liquid technology will enable vaccines to be stored for long periods without refrigeration and reconstitution

Who should and who should not get a flu shot?

Who should and who should not get a flu shot?

BMA report hopes to raise awareness about the threat of biological weapons

BMA report hopes to raise awareness about the threat of biological weapons

MedImmune bumps up production of FluMist vaccine

MedImmune bumps up production of FluMist vaccine

New method for determining the presence of a type of strep that can cause fatal meningitis or pneumonia

New method for determining the presence of a type of strep that can cause fatal meningitis or pneumonia

MedImmune initiates clinical trial comparing intranasal influenza vaccine with injectable flu vaccine

MedImmune initiates clinical trial comparing intranasal influenza vaccine with injectable flu vaccine

Molecule that helps DNA replicate may make good target for cancer therapy

Molecule that helps DNA replicate may make good target for cancer therapy

Sinusitis and bronchitis account for more than 30 million missed workdays each year

Sinusitis and bronchitis account for more than 30 million missed workdays each year

Researchers identify a protein that could banish allergies

Researchers identify a protein that could banish allergies

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

New law will help stop litigation abuse against vaccines

New law will help stop litigation abuse against vaccines

Women with late effects of polio experience menopause differently than their non-disabled peers

Women with late effects of polio experience menopause differently than their non-disabled peers

Antibiotics are still being overused for treating common colds in New Zealand

Antibiotics are still being overused for treating common colds in New Zealand

QIMR researchers have received a 5 year grant to develop a vaccine against Group A streptococcus

QIMR researchers have received a 5 year grant to develop a vaccine against Group A streptococcus

Campaign gives Florida residents 30,000 flu shots for free

Campaign gives Florida residents 30,000 flu shots for free