Flu `Holy Grail` comes closer to reality

The pandemic 2009 H1N1 vaccine can generate antibodies in vaccinated individuals not only against the H1N1 virus, but also against other influenza virus strains including H5N1 and H3N2.

Flu may increase your Alzheimer`s risk: Study

A new study has claimed that viral infections could have lasting and unseen effects on your brain.

La Nina may trigger flu pandemics: Study

Influenza pandemics that caused death and illness worldwide in the past were preceded by La Nina conditions in the equatorial Pacific.

La Nina may trigger flu pandemics: Study

Influenza pandemics that caused death and illness worldwide in the past were preceded by La Nina conditions in the equatorial Pacific.

Pain killers up pneumonia risk

Opioids are associated with a higher risk of pneumonia in adults aged 65 to 94.

Some strains of influenza becoming drug-resistant

Longini explains how seasonal H1N1 flu became resistant to oseltamivir, otherwise known as Tamiflu.

Universal flu vaccine shows promise

A universal flu vaccine targeting a protein common to all strains of influenza A has safely produced an immune response in humans.

Universal flu vaccine shows promise

A universal flu vaccine targeting a protein common to all strains of influenza A has safely produced an immune response in humans.

Why does flu trigger asthma?

Influenza activates a newly recognized group of immune cells called natural helper cells.

Why does flu trigger asthma?

Influenza activates a newly recognized group of immune cells called natural helper cells.

Why does flu trigger asthma?

Influenza activates a newly recognized group of immune cells called natural helper cells.

Universal influenza vaccine on the anvil

Taking various seasonal flu vaccines may become a thing of the past if researchers are able design a vaccine that gives decades-long protection from any flu virus strain.

Universal influenza vaccine on the anvil

Taking various seasonal flu vaccines may become a thing of the past if researchers are able design a vaccine that gives decades-long protection from any flu virus strain.

How airborne influenza may spread

Influenza spreads through direct contact , but study examines aerosol transmission as a possible way.

How airborne influenza may spread

Influenza spreads through direct contact , but study examines aerosol transmission as a possible way.

Vitamin D to reduce severity of influenza

A new study has found that vitamin D may help in reducing severity of influenza.

Vitamin D to reduce severity of influenza

A new study has found that vitamin D may help in reducing severity of influenza.

Vitamin D may reduce influenza severity

Vitamin D may help in reducing severity of influenza and viral respiratory tract infections.

Vitamin D may reduce influenza severity

Vitamin D may help in reducing severity of influenza and viral respiratory tract infections.

Older children more vulnerable to H1N1 influenza

A research shows children hospitalized with H1N1 were likely to have underlying medical conditions.