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Aug 23, 2017
Over 1,094 swine flu deaths reported across India in 2017, reveals Union health ministrySwine flu has claimed over 1,000 lives so far this year, which is four times more than deaths recorded in 2016, with a total of 22,186 cases reported across the country
Aug 23, 2017
Swine flu claims 297 lives in Gujarat, govt tells HC disease no longer pandemicMore than 2,000 health-care workers and doctors are treating swine flu patients, while 17,000 health workers are carrying out house-to-house rapid surveillance
Aug 15, 2017
Swine flu scare: UP govt asks schools to suspend morning assembly to curtail H1N1 infection spreadThe officer said all the doctors and para-medical staff posted at the casualty wards and emergency wards who treat patients infected by swine flu have been vaccinated
May 31, 2017
Seasonal flu may increase risk of developing Parkinson's disease, reveals studyEnvironmental factors, including infection with seasonal influenza, may increase the risk of developing Parkinson's disease, a new study suggests.
May 01, 2017
H1N1 influenza spate in Kerala, claimed 23 lives in this yearState Nodal Officer for H1N1 Amar Fettle said the increase in the incidence of the disease this year was registered not only in Kerala but also in entire south India.
Nov 02, 2016
Bird flu scare: Odisha sounds high alert following Delhi and GwaliorWith detection of avian influenza in Delhi and Gwalior, Odisha goverment health department has sounded high alert in the state and has asked chief district medical officers (CDMOs) to take precautionary measures.
Oct 27, 2016
Bird flu: Kerala govt says H5N8 virus will not affect humansKerala Government on Thursday confirmed an outbreak of avian influenza of H5N8 among ducks in water-logged Kuttanad in Alappuzha District, but allied apprehension that the disease would spread to humans.
Oct 25, 2016
Bird flu scare in Kerala: Cases of avian influenza reported from parts of AlappuzhaAmid the Avian influenza outbreak in Delhi and Madhya Pradesh, the virus has been found in ducks in coastal Alappuzha district in Kerala, prompting the district administration to take various measures, including forming Quick Response Teams.
Oct 24, 2016
Bird Flu scare escalates as 64 avian deaths reported in Delhi, 18 die in Gwalior; killer strain is H5N8The strain (H5N8) of bird flu is not as dangerous for humans as it is for birds. There has been no report of it affecting humans across the world.
Oct 21, 2016
Bird flu scare in Delhi: Govt makes health certificate mandatory for poultry transported to marketIn a bid to check spread of bird flu, the Delhi government has made health certificate mandatory for poultry transported to the Ghazipur poultry market, Animal Husbandry Minister Gopal Rai said on Friday.