Displaying items 61-72 of 86 » View latimes.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next >
KTLA NewsFORT WORTH - Tests have confirmed that a 14-year-old student who died Sunday after being hospitalized with flulike symptoms had the H1N1 swine flu, the Tarrant County Public Health Department said Tuesday. The father of Chloe Lindsey says his daughter,...
Frequently Asked Questions Swine and Human Cases of Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Do any swine have the virus that has infected humans? There is no evidence at this time that swine in the United States are infected with this virus strain. Can I get this...
KIAHWith the number of swine flu cases on the rise, people are stocking up on products to prevent infection. These products are in such demand, some retailers are finding it hard to keep them in stock. At Kroger on Buffalo Speedway the anti-viral products...
FOX 5 San DiegoPhones at local pharmacies around San Diego County are ringing off the hook as residents look for remedies to combat swine flu, or as it is now called, H1N1. Pharmacists are having a tough time keeping up with the demand. "We are seeing a run," said...
KIAHAs we all hear more about Swine Flu, it seems pharmacists are hearing it from customers. Many want to get their hands on medicines like TamiFlu. Many people want the medicine just in case they start showing symptoms. 39's Steve Simon reports.
Tags: Drugs and Medicines, Swine Flu, Health
The flu strain most likely to make you sick this winter has developed a near-total resistance to one of the most popular drugs prescribed to blunt its symptoms. More than 98 percent of one of the influenza A viruses circulating this winter is now...
The recent outbreak of swine flu has many people wondering how to protect themselves from infection -- especially since there is currently no vaccine available for humans. The acting head of the Centers for Disease Control says the best way to prevent...
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterSwine flu facts WHAT IS IT? Swine flu is a general term for flu viruses adapted to pigs. Swine flu can infect humans, most often from a pig to someone handling pigs. It can pass from human to human via coughing, sneezing or touching infected people...
Tags: Health Organizations, Coughing, Symptoms, Fever, Sneezing
Q: I just read that this year's flu bug is resistant to the most commonly used drugs to treat the flu. The last time I got the flu shot, I got a cold two days later. But if there aren't any good drugs to treat the flu, what will happen if I get really...
Associated Press WriterMexico shut down schools, museums, libraries and state-run theaters across its overcrowded capital Friday in hopes of containing a swine flu outbreak that authorities say killed at least 20 people — and perhaps dozens more. World health authorities...
Tags: Asia, Symptoms, Science and Technology, Atlanta, Government
Sun StaffThey gathered around a hotel conference table in Howard County, planning for what might be Maryland's worst public health crisis. The public health and safety experts spun a shocking scenario arising from the threat of an avian flu pandemic from Asia:...
Tribune staff reporterShould a deadly bird flu spread quickly around the world, Americans could find themselves at the back of the line for any new vaccine developed to combat it. There are few U.S. vaccine makers. And even those, such as Deerfield-based Baxter...
Sep 30, 2009 |Story| KTLA-LTV
Apr 28, 2009 |Story| KCPQ-LTV
May 1, 2009 |Story| KIAH-LTV
May 1, 2009 |Story| KSWB-LTV
Apr 29, 2009 |Story| KIAH-LTV
Mar 3, 2009 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Apr 27, 2009 |Story| KTLA-TV
Apr 27, 2009 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 28, 2009 |Story| Tribune Interactive
Apr 24, 2009 |Story| Associated Press
Jun 12, 2005 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Oct 19, 2005 |Story| Chicago Tribune