Last Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 11:20
Researchers have said that around 1 in 5 of the population were infected in both recent outbreaks of seasonal flu and the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic, but just 23 per cent of these infections caused symptoms.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 16:15
A new research has revealed that reducing glucose metabolism dials down influenza viral infection in laboratory cell cultures, providing an entirely new approach for combating seasonal flu.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 14:45
Researchers have discovered a new way to improve future flu vaccines after finding that seasonal flu is able to escape immunity from vaccines with as little as a single amino acid substitution.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 16:30
A health expert has tried to debunk the myths that surround around common flu shots.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 03, 2012, 16:31
The association of vitamin D insufficiency and susceptibility to viral respiratory tract infections has been unclear.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 07, 2010, 00:00
People vaccinated against seasonal
flu appeared to have been at increased risk of the H1N1
pandemic flu that killed thousands worldwide in 2009,
Canadian researchers have said.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 24, 2009, 00:00
More Americans have been vaccinated against seasonal flu this fall than ever before by this time of year, federal health officials said on Friday.