Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Latest Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Bird flu coming round again - three cases in Cambodia cause for concern

Bird flu coming round again - three cases in Cambodia cause for concern

China reports 11th death from bird flu as virus sweeps across the world

China reports 11th death from bird flu as virus sweeps across the world

Fish enzymes and gelatine may be the new treatment for psoriasis and eczema

Fish enzymes and gelatine may be the new treatment for psoriasis and eczema

Children who are open to experimenting with herbal products may be more open to trying illicit drugs

Children who are open to experimenting with herbal products may be more open to trying illicit drugs

Successful cell engineering may prevent bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)

Successful cell engineering may prevent bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)

Researchers combat tuberculosis - help may come from protective protein

Researchers combat tuberculosis - help may come from protective protein

There is little chance the U.S. will be able to manufacture enough vaccines to stop a bird flu pandemic

There is little chance the U.S. will be able to manufacture enough vaccines to stop a bird flu pandemic

Hip surgery in the elderly and obese, orthopaedic research emphasizes need for complete preoperative assessments

Hip surgery in the elderly and obese, orthopaedic research emphasizes need for complete preoperative assessments

U.S. buys more Relenza and Tamiflu for future influenza pandemics

U.S. buys more Relenza and Tamiflu for future influenza pandemics

Newly identified human bocavirus may be associated with pneumonia

Newly identified human bocavirus may be associated with pneumonia

First evidence that dendritic cells show unprecedented sensitivity to thimerosal

First evidence that dendritic cells show unprecedented sensitivity to thimerosal

Angina is more dangerous for women than was previously thought

Angina is more dangerous for women than was previously thought

Multinationals preparing for Avian flu across the globe

Multinationals preparing for Avian flu across the globe

U.S. screening for highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in migratory birds

U.S. screening for highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in migratory birds

Emergence of a human-adapted H5 virus is a clear threat to public health worldwide

Emergence of a human-adapted H5 virus is a clear threat to public health worldwide

Movement routes key to predicting spread of infectious diseases

Movement routes key to predicting spread of infectious diseases

Some soft drinks exceed governmental caffeine recommendations

Some soft drinks exceed governmental caffeine recommendations

H5N1 influenza virus is undergoing genetic diversity expansion

H5N1 influenza virus is undergoing genetic diversity expansion

Attractive birds appear to have greater avian virus resistance

Attractive birds appear to have greater avian virus resistance

New understanding of the critical molecular factors that permit viruses to jump from one species to another

New understanding of the critical molecular factors that permit viruses to jump from one species to another