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H1n1 Influenza

China, WHO Downplay Quarantine Controversy With Mexico

Global Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Following its accusation of China's "discrimination" against its citizens during attempts to contain the far-reaching A (H1N1) influenza, the Mexican ...

The Next Wave of the Flu: Helping the Homeless Could Help Mainstream America Too

Auburn McCanta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Auburn McCanta

Could America's homeless be vulnerable to and ultimately contribute to a pandemic illness? Possibly, yes.

SWINE FLU: Egypt Slaughters All Pigs To Prevent Outbreak

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Egyptian government began slaughtering pigs today as a preventative measure to stop the spread of the swine flu, reports the AP. Over 300,000 p...

Swine Flu Crib Sheet: The Five Things You Need to Know

Ben Sherwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ben Sherwood

In the weeks ahead, there will be plenty of hysteria (and misinformation) about the swine flu. If you can, try to focus on what you can control: Your hygiene, your contact with others, and your health.

H1N1 "Swine" Flu: A Global Wake-Up Call

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

Historically, disease outbreaks affect many sectors of society; in the case of the H1N1 flu, world leaders fear that a pandemic could derail global economic recovery.