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  • Hetero Healthcare increases Fluvir production by 400% - Economic Times

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    27 Feb 2015 | 8:10 pm
    Hetero Healthcare increases Fluvir production by 400%Economic TimesHYDERABAD: City-based Hetero Healthcare Limited, the first pharma company in India to launch anti-H1N1 drug Oseltamivir in retail market, today said it has increased its Fluvir production by 400 per cent to address the present swine flu outbreak across and more »
  • A Neuroscientist Weighs In: Why Do We Disagree On The Color Of The Dress?

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    27 Feb 2015 | 1:42 pm
    Robert Siegel speaks with Dr. Bevil Conway, a neuroscientist at Wellesley College, about the dress that has the whole Internet asking: What color is it?» E-Mail This
  • Heat Blamed for Spray Vaccine's Failure Against Swine Flu

    NYT > Swine Flu (H1N1 Virus)
    26 Feb 2015 | 9:53 am
    The makers of the nasal spray version of the flu vaccine say now they know why it has failed to protect young U.S. children against swine flu — fragile doses got too warm.
  • Most Central Valley farmers unlikely to get federal water, again

    L.A. Times - Science
    27 Feb 2015 | 6:20 pm
    In another blow to California's parched heartland, federal officials said Friday that for the second year in a row most Central Valley farmers are unlikely to receive water from the region's major irrigation project this summer.
  • Replay video chat: Immunizing children from diseases

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    Bay Area News Group
    11 Feb 2015 | 10:28 pm
    Measles is one of the most infectious and dangerous diseases known to man. Before the introduction of the measles vaccine, about 500,000 Americans got it every year, with thousands hospitalized and nearly 500 deaths.
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  • Hetero Healthcare increases Fluvir production by 400% - Economic Times

    27 Feb 2015 | 8:10 pm
    Hetero Healthcare increases Fluvir production by 400%Economic TimesHYDERABAD: City-based Hetero Healthcare Limited, the first pharma company in India to launch anti-H1N1 drug Oseltamivir in retail market, today said it has increased its Fluvir production by 400 per cent to address the present swine flu outbreak across and more »
  • 3-year-old becomes youngest in Mumbai to die of swine flu - Daily News & Analysis

    27 Feb 2015 | 5:36 pm
    Daily News & Analysis3-year-old becomes youngest in Mumbai to die of swine fluDaily News & AnalysisWhile most of swine flu patients are stable and government health officials have said there is no need to panic, doctors say that people falling in the high-risk category should avoid going to crowded places and public gathering as chances of their Swine flu claims 1st minor victim in city, toll at 18Times of IndiaFirst case of pediatric death due to Swine fluThe Indian Expressall 5 news articles »
  • Woman with swine flu symptoms in hospital - The Hindu

    27 Feb 2015 | 4:11 pm
    Woman with swine flu symptoms in hospitalThe HinduA middle-aged woman working as nurse in a leading private hospital in Chennai was admitted to Kanyakumari Government Medical College Hospital with symptoms of swine flue immediately on arrival at Nagercoil on Friday morning. Based on a tip-off from ...and more »
  • Heat blamed for spray vaccine's failure against swine flu - STLtoday.com

    27 Feb 2015 | 3:46 pm
    STLtoday.comHeat blamed for spray vaccine's failure against swine fluSTLtoday.comATLANTA • The makers of the nasal spray version of the flu vaccine say now they know why it has failed to protect young U.S. children against swine flu — fragile doses got too warm. The AstraZeneca FluMist vaccine works well for most flu strains, but and more »
  • Swine Flu Death Toll In India Steadily Rising: Public Gatherings Banned In ... - Tech Times

    27 Feb 2015 | 5:48 am
    Tech TimesSwine Flu Death Toll In India Steadily Rising: Public Gatherings Banned In Tech TimesThe latest swine flu outbreak started in India from December 2014 and it is the deadliest occurrence since 2010. About 17,000 people have got infected with swine flu caused by the H1N1 virus. Around 1,000 people have already lost their lives to the Swine flu deaths breach 1000 mark, 40 more succumb to virusThe Indian ExpressSwine flu in India claims 875 livesForeign PolicyIndia swine flu: How are people in Ahmedabad coping?BBC NewsUPI.com -The Guardian -Daily News & Analysisall 1,632 news…
 
 
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  • Replay video chat: Immunizing children from diseases

    Bay Area News Group
    11 Feb 2015 | 10:28 pm
    Measles is one of the most infectious and dangerous diseases known to man. Before the introduction of the measles vaccine, about 500,000 Americans got it every year, with thousands hospitalized and nearly 500 deaths.
  • First flu-related death reported in Napa County, fifth in Bay Area

    By Bay City News Service
    25 Jan 2015 | 8:59 am
    The first flu-related death in Napa County this season was reported Friday night, according to county public health officials.
  • Avian flu confirmed in commercial turkey flock in Central California

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    25 Jan 2015 | 8:55 am
    Federal agriculture officials say they have found avian influenza in a commercial turkey flock in central California.
  • It's not too late to get a flu shot

    <p class="NormalParagraphStyle">By Melissa Murphy, Vacaville Reporter
    21 Jan 2015 | 11:08 am
    Health officials are seeing an increase in flu activity and encourage all residents to get flu shots and to take other measures to prevent the spread of the potentially deadly disease.Though the flu season has been relatively mild in the Bay Area so far but it has seen four flu deaths confirmed this week.
  • Deadly flu season spurs some Bay Area hospitals to restrict visitors

    <p class="bylinejb">By Tracy Seipel<br /></p><p class="bylineaffiliation"><a href='mailto:tseipel@mercurynews.com'>tseipel@mercurynews.com</a>
    20 Jan 2015 | 2:51 pm
    The flu season has turned deadly in the Bay Area, with four flu-related fatalities reported so far this month, and now some hospitals are adding precautions to keep the virus from spreading.
 
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  • Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China

    26 Feb 2015 | 12:00 am
    On 23 February 2015, the Department of Health, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), China notified WHO of 1 additional laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus. A 61-year-old man from Hong Kong SAR developed symptoms on 16 February and consulted a private doctor on the same day. He was admitted to hospital on 20 February. The patient travelled to Zhangmutou, Dongguan, Guangdong, from 6 to 8 February and from 14 to 15 February. He visited a wet market on 14 February and bought two slaughtered chickens. Based on the available information, it is…
  • Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia

    26 Feb 2015 | 12:00 am
    Between 20 and 22 February 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 4 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, including 1 death. Cases are listed by date of reporting, with the most recent case listed first. The National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also notified WHO of the death of 4 previously reported MERS-CoV cases. The cases were reported in previous DONs on 23 February (cases n. 1, 3, 17) and on 16 February (case n. 4).
  • Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia

    23 Feb 2015 | 12:00 am
    Between 8 and 19 February 2015, the IHR National Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 43 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, including 14 deaths. Cases are listed by date of reporting, with the most recent case listed first. The IHR National Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also notified WHO of the death of 2 previously reported MERS-CoV cases. The cases were reported in a previous DON on 16 February (cases n. 1 and 3).
  • Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia

    16 Feb 2015 | 12:00 am
    Between 5 and 7 February 2015, the IHR National Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (SAU) notified WHO of 5 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection. Cases are listed by date of reporting, with the most recent case listed first. Contact tracing of household contacts and healthcare contacts is ongoing for these cases.
  • Measles – The Americas

    13 Feb 2015 | 7:15 am
    Between 1 January and 8 February 2015, the IHR National Focal Points of Brazil, Canada, Mexico and the United States notified PAHO/WHO of a total of 147 cases of measles, most of which are related to a large multi-state outbreak in the United States. A total of 121 measles cases have been reported in the Unites States of America from 1 January to 6 February 2015 in 17 states and Washington, DC:
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  • N Chandrababu Naidu directs officials to fast-track swine flu tests

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    4 Feb 2015 | 3:35 am
    Naidu, who held a review on the spread of deadly virus, asked officials to submit a report to him within 24 hours. He wanted details of areas where the H1N1 virus is prevalent, the reasons for its spread and the severity of the situation, a government release said. Asking officials to take preventive measures, the Chief Minister suggested that those detected with swine flu should be given treatment immediately. Medical tests have to be conducted within 5-6 hours of admission, he said, adding this would enable doctors to start treatment at the earliest. Of the 79 people who have got admitted,…
  • "Know About H1 N1 - Swine Flu Virus By Video"

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    3 Feb 2015 | 9:53 am
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  • Bhuj- Traveller

    Max Makhija
    1 Feb 2015 | 11:44 pm
    12 Feb 2015 Indian Women’s Great Desert Safari : 20 Women will travel 2000 Kilometers, to commomerate the Golden Jubilee of BSF. It will start from Bhuj to Wagah Border. It will start on Feb 19th, from Koteshwar and will conclude on Mar 24. 19 Jan 2015 One needs to approach the tourism department counter at the airport to seek liquor permit. 24 Jan 2015 Bhuj worst hit with SWINE FLU Travel destinations near Bhuj: Mandvi ( 1 and half hour by road )  – Calm sea, uncrowded beaches, 400 year old ship building yard, Vijay Villas Heritage Hotel ( Movies Dil Deh Chuke Sanam, Lagan ).
  • Five Child Deaths in WI: Flu Season as Bad as 2009's Swine

    wbayssoffer
    30 Jan 2015 | 2:42 pm
    [anvplayer video=”428097″] Health officials say five Wisconsin children have now died from complications relating to the flu. Wisconsin is second to Texas with seven pediatric flu deaths. So far 56 children nationwide have died of flu complications. Busy doctor’s offices, hospitalizations and a disappointing vaccine: this year’s flu season is starting to remind people of the devastating Swine Flu in 2009. Mary Dorn at Outagamie County Public Health says, “If we think about H1N1 being an epidemic and that if we’re being hit just as hard this year,…
  • Two swine flu deaths, 24 fresh cases reported in Andhra Pradesh

    jitendre121
    30 Jan 2015 | 2:42 am
    Provincial Minister for Information and Public Relations (I& PR) Palle Raghunatha Reddy said the government is monitoring the situation in port city Visakhapatnam. He added government has taken various steps to check the spread of the virus and increased awareness campaign for the swine flu. The minister said a meeting of medical officials and doctors was held at King George Hospital of Visakhapatnam to keep a check on the issue. Steps like arrangement for isolation rooms, providing adequate medicines and other materials are being taken in the city. Health officials, however, said swine…
 
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  • Budget 2015: What the 'aam junta' expects from Jaitley

    27 Feb 2015 | 9:34 pm
    Apart from lower taxes and schemes that can motivate the 'aam aadmi' to save more, there is a long list of interesting expectations which the masses want finance minister Arun Jaitley to include in his Budget announcement. ithout their knowing it, in the days leading up to the Budget, the chattering classes in New Delhi were the subject of my secret research project that aims at generating new tax income and plugging the fiscal deficit.
  • Dr Batra'sA extends Free Preventive Homeopathic dosage for Swine Flu across the country

    27 Feb 2015 | 8:49 pm
    Dr Batra'sA extends Free Preventive Homeopathic dosage for Swine Flu across the country Homeopathic preventive medicines will be given for free across Dr Batra's 184 clinics. City, State, Country., February 27, 2015 - - Mumbai, 26th Feb, 2015 : Furthering its commitment to health and welfare in the country, the world's largest homeopathic healthcare corporate, Dr Batra'sA , will be offering free preventive dosage for H1N1 across all its 184 clinics in India.
  • Swine flu tightens its grip over India

    27 Feb 2015 | 7:36 pm
    New Delhi, Feb.28 : Swine flu has tightened its grip over India, with the death toll reaching close to 1000. Fresh cases have been reported from across the country, including Delhi, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, West Bengal, Nagaland and Bihar.
  • 3-year-old becomes youngest in Mumbai to die of swine flu

    27 Feb 2015 | 6:43 pm
    A three-year-old boy from Bhayander became the city's youngest victim of swine flu, which has claimed 125 lives in the state so far this year. A three-year-old boy from Bhayander became the city's youngest victim of swine flu, which has claimed 125 lives in the state so far this year.
  • Health dept stirs into action to combat flu

    27 Feb 2015 | 4:06 pm
    A woman covers her face with a stole to protect herself from swine flu at Ashok Rajpath in Patna on Friday. Picture by Ashok Sinha Alarmed by the rising number of swine flu cases, 13 till Friday, the health department has taken corrective steps to ensure proper treatment but could not trace one patient.
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  • Week’s Top Stories: February 21 — 27, 2015

    GC Editor
    27 Feb 2015 | 4:00 am
    2014 Insured Losses Hit Lowest Level in Five Years: Guy Carpenter today released its annual Global Catastrophe Review, which reports that insured losses in 2014 were at the lowest level seen since 2009. According to the report, significant insured losses in 2014 totaled approximately USD33 billion, a dramatic drop when compared to the historic insured [...]
  • Cat Bonds: 2015 Trends

    GC Editor
    25 Feb 2015 | 9:00 pm
    Pricing levels for first quarter 2015 deals will be influenced by the number of bonds maturing during the period. January alone will see USD2.3 billion of principal returned to investors as ten transactions have or are set to mature (absent any triggering event). Additionally, another USD1.24 billion of capital will be returned to investors in [...]
  • CFTC Provides Conditional Relief to Certain ILS/Cat Bond Issuers

    GC Editor
    24 Feb 2015 | 9:00 pm
    On December 18, 2014 the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) provided conditional relief to certain insurance-linked securities (ILS)/cat bond issuers from having to register as Commodity Pool Operators (CPOs). Prior to 2010, ILS issuers that utilized derivative contracts as the form of protection between the sponsor and the cat bond issuer were exempt from registration [...]
  • 2014 Insured Losses Hit Lowest Level in Five Years

    GC Editor
    24 Feb 2015 | 7:45 pm
    Guy Carpenter today released its annual Global Catastrophe Review, which reports that insured losses in 2014 were at the lowest level seen since 2009. According to the report, significant insured losses in 2014 totaled approximately USD33 billion, a dramatic drop when compared to the historic insured losses seen in 2011, which totaled approximately USD126 billion. “Although [...]
  • Growth of Private Cat Bond Placements in 2014

    GC Editor
    23 Feb 2015 | 9:00 pm
    In addition to 144A transactions, the fourth quarter was an active one for the private cat bond market (Regulation D, Regulation S and Rule (4(2)) securities offerings). The terms and conditions of such securities are typically confidential due to the private nature of the issuance, unless the sponsors or the placement agents publicize information about [...]
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