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Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020

Swine flu

Feb 07, 2019 07:51
India has recorded an alarming spike in swine flu (H1N1) this year, with 6,701 cases and 226 deaths confirmed till February 3, compared to 798 cases and 68 deaths during the corresponding period in 2018. read more
Feb 07, 2019 07:23
An HT analysis of Google Trends data for India has found that past outbreaks of the disease led to an increased interest on it in terms of Google searches. read more
Feb 04, 2019 20:49
Although the government data does not report any deaths due to H1N1, some city hospitals claim that 11 persons died last month due to the infection. In entire 2018, only 205 H1N1 cases and two deaths were reported. read more
Feb 01, 2019 11:14
According to officials of the district health department, the woman was admitted on January 4 in a private hospital in the city with shortness of breath, a typical symptom of the influenza. She died later due to further complications. read more
Jan 31, 2019 09:54
Though government data has not reported any deaths due to H1N1, some hospitals in Delhi claim that 11 people died in January. read more
Jan 29, 2019 12:05
Rajasthan’s health minister Raghu Sharma on Monday ordered intensive screening of swine flu suspects at bus stands and railway stations across the state. read more
Jan 27, 2019 10:49
Meanwhile, 108 suspected cases of the flu have been reported from various parts of Gurugram so far. A case of the influenza is ‘suspected’ when patients with long-lasting symptoms of swine flu are tested for the disease but the results come out nega... read more
Jan 25, 2019 14:37
The highest number of positive cases for the respiratory disease has been reported from Patiala and Ludhiana with 20 from each district.  read more
Jan 24, 2019 16:16
The death toll due to swine flu in Uttarakhand rose to 11 on Wednesday after a one-year-old boy from Uttarkashi succumbed to the disease in Dehradun’s Shri Mahant Indresh Hospital (SMIH). read more
Jan 24, 2019 12:47
With the numbers going up, the Delhi government put out an advisory with Dos and Don’ts on last Friday. However, experts in the Union health ministry called it a focal outbreak and said there was nothing “major to worry about”. read more
Jan 22, 2019 15:53
Unofficially, however, private hospitals said over 30 cases have been reported in Gautam Budh Nagar district this year. read more
Jan 22, 2019 13:31
The BJP government had passed an order on December 28, 2014, renaming the Rajiv Gandhi Seva Kendras as Atal Seva Kendra (ASK). In January 2018, the Rajasthan high court had set aside the government order of renaming the service centres. read more
Jan 20, 2019 12:43
BJP leader and in-charge of the party’s IT cell Amit Malviya said Shah was fine and back home after treatment at AIIMS. read more
Jan 18, 2019 08:35
With temperatures expected to rise in the next few days, swine flu may not be a cause of worry, but till then people need to remain cautious and avoid crowded places, said doctors. read more
Jan 18, 2019 07:20
Rajasthan is the worst affected with 789 cases and 31 deaths in the first two weeks of 2019. Gujarat, Delhi and Haryana are the other affected states with high number of cases. read more