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Flu Season Hits Mexico With Death Toll Over 300 In 2014

VOXXI | Hope Gillette | Posted 02.06.2014 | Latino Voices

There have been 314 confirmed deaths in Mexico from influenza during the first month of 2014, according to the Health Secretariat in the country, and ...

The Tamiflu in the Closet

Marcia DeSanctis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marcia DeSanctis

The topic of swine flu is getting nudged from the front page by stories that are actually and quantifiably big. For the moment, the networks are shedd...

If Pigs Could Fly: Traveling in a Time of Swine Flu

Sandip Roy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Sandip Roy

All US-bound passengers were handed a little gift bag. I thought it had the usual toothbrush, toothpaste and socks. Instead we got 1 disposable thermometer, 2 surgical masks and 3 wipes.

Swine Flu: Calderon Popularity Soars From Flu Crisis

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mexican President Felipe Calderon's handling of the swine flu story">H1N1 flu crisis in April and May boosted his popularity rating to a glowing 69 pe...

Swine Flu and the Paradox of Intention

Alex Pattakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

Let me suggest that you try to let go and lighten up about the situation you are facing -- be it the swine flu or anything else in your personal or work life.

WHO Take Note: Acute Pandemic Fears Should Not Overshadow Broader Concerns

World Vision | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
World Vision

WHO decision-makers would do well to balance the H1N1 pandemic with their broader responsibility to set the right agenda for establishing better health care systems in developing countries.

Swine Flu Not Man Made: WHO

DPA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

There is no evidence to support a theory that the new influenza A(H1N1) virus was created in a laboratory, a World Health Organisation official said T...

What We Can Learn About Racism From The Swine Flu Scare: Analysis

Huffington Post Contributor | Catesby Holmes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Front-page images of Mexican soldiers wearing surgical masks and armed with machine guns; 71 healthy Mexican citizens quarantined for two weeks in a H...

H1N1 in Mexico - Lessons Learned

Richard P. Wenzel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Richard P. Wenzel

We can applaud the Mexican health authorities and learn from their remarkable encounters with H1N1.

Many Mexican Swine Flu Cases Had No Fever: NYT

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Many people suffering from swine influenza, even those who are severely ill, do not have fever, an odd feature of the new virus that could increase th...

Swine Flu Playing A Role In Mexican Politics

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The slumping economy and the bloody drug war had been Mexican voters' top worries ahead of midterm elections in July. Then the mysterious A(H1N1) viru...

WHO: Swine Flu Could Infect 2 Billion People If Becomes Pandemic

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The media's coverage of the H1N1 swine flu epidemic has been criticized by many for being overblown, fire-fanning, scare-mongering, overly hyped, and ...

Swine Flu: Remain Vigilant!

Scott P. Layne | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Scott P. Layne

The good news is that Swine flu appears to have relatively low virulence outside Mexico. The bad news is that Swine flu is constantly rolling its genetic dice, so virulence could vary over time.

Worse Spokespeople Than Bristol Palin

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

1. George W. Bush for RIF (Reading Is Fundamental). He's is not just the former president, he's a client.

China Swine Flu Response Criticized As "Unjustified"

Inter Press Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By Antoaneta Bezlova BEIJING, May 5 (IPS) - Rebuked in the past for its sluggish response and attempts to cover up the 2003 outbreak of severe acute ...

Swine Flu Hits Sex Industry

The Mex Files | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In the street, the only mask is a condom. So says Fátima, a 40 year old Parque Sullivan "strolling hostess" interviewed by AFP....

Mexicans Hurt By Swine Flu Prejudice

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

MEXICO CITY -- China holds 70 healthy Mexicans in forced isolation. Paris airport baggage handlers refuse to touch suitcases from Mexican planes. Mexi...

China, WHO Downplay Quarantine Controversy With Mexico

Global Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

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

Mexico's Swine Flu Response Getting High Approval

Foreign Policy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Over 70 percent give Felipe Calderon's government high marks for its handling of the crisis....

The Return of Swine Flu -- A Death in the U.S. and Uncertainty

Richard P. Wenzel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard P. Wenzel

We react to each influenza that visits itself upon the citizens of the world as though we have discovered something new. The only really new things are our surprise and consistent inability to recall all of the lessons from prior visitations.

Swine Flu 1999: We Were Warned

David Kirby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kirby

It now appears that six of the eight genetic components in the currently circulating virus are direct descendants of a swine flu virus that first emerged in North Carolina a decade ago.

Swine Flu Pandemic Would Damage Global Economic Output

Foreign Policy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Comparing the recent outbreak of swine flu to the influenza epidemic of 1918-19 may seem premature. A century ago, 50 million died -- a mortality rate...

Preparing for the Swine Flu Apocalypse

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

It is important to boycott bacon and pulled pork sandwiches. It shows that we are serious and committed to overreacting.

Swine Flu: China Confident Of Containing Outbreak

UPI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

China's health minister expressed confidence that the country could prevent and contain the H1N1 flu, or swine flu, virus....

Jason Linkins

Swine Flu A Mexican Immigrant Conspiracy: Conservative Media (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As near as anyone knows, the recent outbreaks of swine flu in the United States have been the result of Americans, returning to America, from Mexico, ...