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Flu Strain

Flu Vaccine Doesn't Protect Against This Season's Most Dominant Strain

AP | By MIKE STOBBE | Posted 02.03.2015 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK (AP) — The flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to U.S. health officials who worry this may lead to more serious il...

Sneaky Flu Strain Worries Scientists

AP | GILLIAN WONG and MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 06.03.2013 | Science

BEIJING — In a worrisome sign, a bird flu in China appears to have mutated so that it can spread to other animals, raising the potential for a b...

Flu Strain 'A' Suspected In Death Of 3. What Is It?

Posted 03.07.2012 | Black Voices

Medical investigators donned hazmat suits to investigate the mysterious death of an 81-year-old woman in Lusby, Maryland this week. And while they hav...

Swine Flu Death Toll Continues To Rise, Especially Among Children

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

With no signs of the H1N1 virus slowing down, the flu strain continues to hit children and teens in larger numbers than any other age group, and rese...