Tag Archives: Epidemics

50th Swine Flu Case Confirmed in U.S.

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 New cases of swine flu have been confirmed at the Ernst & Young headquarters in Times Square, and across the Hudson river in New Jersey as well as in Dallas, TX, bringing the number of U.S. … Continue reading

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Monday, April 27, 2009 Maine Sen. Susan Collins, a supposedly moderate Republican who fumed about pandemic funding in health care spending in exchange for her support of a watered-down version of the President Obama’s stimulus bill staunchly said: “Does it … Continue reading

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40th Swine Flu Case Confirmed in U.S.

Monday, April 27, 2009 Seventy-three cases on swine flu have been confirmed worldwide and outside Mexico, according to the World Health Organization. Forty cases have been confirmed in the United States — double the number reported yesterday. The quickening pace … Continue reading

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European Union: “Don’t Travel to the U.S., or Mexico”

Monday, April 27, 2009 In an unprecedented move, the European Union’s health commissioner on Monday urged Europeans to postpone nonessential travel to the United States or Mexico due to swine flu outbreak. EU Health Commissioner Andorra Vassiliou, met with the … Continue reading

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United States Declares Public Health Emergency as Swine Flu Goes Global

Sunday, April 26, 2009 The United States declared a public health emergency Sunday as the number of identified cases of swine flu in the nation rose to 20. Cases of swine flu are expected to be reported in the coming … Continue reading

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Mexico Swine Flu Crosses U.S. Border

Friday, April 24, 2009 A lethal outbreak of swine flu in Mexico that has caused at least 60 deaths and sickened 900 is causing health officials concern. Public places in Mexico —  schools, museums, libraries and state-run theaters, have been … Continue reading

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