First case of bird flu ‘spreading between humans’

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TweetYumChinese scientists on Wednesday reported the first likely case of direct person-to-person transmission of the H7N9 bird flu virus that has killed over 40 people since March. The development was “worrying” and should be closely watched, the team wrote in the British online journal bmj.com, but stressed that the virus, believed to jump from birds […]

Swine flu vaccine linked to child narcolepsy: EU watchdog

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TweetYumA swine flu vaccine used in 2009-10 is linked to a higher risk of the sleeping disorder narcolepsy in children and teens in Sweden and Finland, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control said Friday. The EU agency studied the effects of the Pandemrix vaccine on children in eight European countries after Sweden and […]

CDC Warns That New Swine Flu Strain Has ‘Pandemic Potential’

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TweetYum[Yeah, especially when you make it so.] 22 Feb 2012 A paper published Tuesday by scientists at the Centers for Disease Control suggests a new swine flu virus has the potential to cause an outbreak. The A(H3N2)v swine flu strain that has infected at least 18 Americans since Sept. 2010 has shown the potential for […]

World Health Organization Decides to Release Research on Super Flu That Could Wipe Out Humanity

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TweetYum The Intel Hub – The World Health Organization has decided to release research on a deadly (man made) super flu to the public in a move that shows just how far the WTO may be willing to go to induce some sort of worldwide flu pandemic.    

Decision time for researchers of deadly bird flu

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TweetYumWhen 22 bird flu experts meet at the World Health Organization this week, they will be tasked with deciding just how far scientists should go in creating lethal mutant viruses ‘in the name of research.’ 14 Feb 2012 The hurriedly assembled meeting is designed to try to settle an unprecedented row over a call to […]