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Swine Flu May Infect Half The U.S. Population This Year, Cause 90,000 Deaths, Report Says

bloomberg.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Swine flu may infect half the U.S. population this year, hospitalize 1.8 million patients and lead to as many as 90,000 deaths, more than twice the nu...

Swine Flu: One Woman's Experience

Barbara Dehn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Dehn

There's a pregnant woman in a local hospital right now on a ventilator, because her case of H1N1 was much more severe and she's fighting for her life.

Swine Flu Could Hit Up To 40% In U.S., Kill Several Hundred Thousand

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ATLANTA — In a disturbing new projection, health officials say up to 40 percent of Americans could get swine flu this year and next and several ...

Swine Flu Claims Lives Of Two More New Yorkers

New York Daily News | Carrie Melago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Two more New Yorkers infected with swine flu have died, health officials announced Tuesday. ...

Swine Flu: More Than 100 Cases In US

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — Hundreds of schools scattered around the country closed as the nation's swine flu caseload passed 100 Thursday, and U.S. authoritie...

Swine Flu: Mexico Urges People To Stay Home For 5 Days

AP | PAUL HAVEN and NIKO PRICE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's top medical officer voiced optimism Thursday that swine flu has slowed in the nation hardest hit by the virus, but the Wo...

Obama: Swine Flu Infected Schools May Have To Close

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged parents to prepare for the possibility that their children's schools could be closed temp...

Swine Flu: Napolitano Says Border Tightening Not Necessary

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said Tuesday the policy of passive surveillance for swine flu at U.S. airports and lan...

Edgar Hernandez Hernandez: Swine Flu's "Possible Source"

Guardian | Jo Tuckman, Robert Booth | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Mexican village whose inhabitants were overwhelmed by an outbreak of respiratory illness starting in February has emerged as a possible source of th...

SWINE FLU: Scramble to stop spread among travelers

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — The World Health Organization raised its global alert level Monday, signaling the swine flu virus was spreading from human to huma...

SWINE FLU: US advises against Mexico trips

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — The swine flu epidemic entered a dangerous new phase Monday as the death toll climbed in Mexico and the number of suspected cases ...

SWINE FLU: World gov'ts race to contain outbreak

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Governments are racing to find and contain pockets of swine flu around the globe, seeking to stem both the threat of a pandemic and...