Vaccinating nursing home workers does not help prevent flu from spreading, study finds
Mar 18, 2010
Giving nursing home workers a flu vaccine is ineffective at preventing the spread of influenza among residents, a new Canadian study suggests.
Millions of H1N1 vaccine doses to expire by Feb. 15
Feb 04, 2010
Some 12 million doses of H1N1 flu vaccine will expire by Feb. 15. That is earlier than expected, according to manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur, which recently notified U.S. governmental agencies of this finding.
H1N1 vaccine could be available by end of month
Sep 15, 2009
Health officials say the H1N1 flu vaccine could be available as early as three weeks from now. And only one dose may be needed for each recipient.
Half of Americans could catch swine flu, healthcare workers still reluctant to get vaccinated
Aug 26, 2009
Slightly less than half the population of the United States could become infected with the H1N1 flu this fall and winter, according to a presidential panel. That trails findings that healthcare workers...