HEALTH BEAT Flu shot options: a test of patient engagement?
Talking about the flu vaccine used to be straightforward. But with the proliferation of vaccine options, it has become much more complicated.
It isn't even accurate anymore to call it a flu "shot". T... Posted on 9/16/13 at 1:07 PM
UND NEWS BLOG UND catches large grant to continue avian flu research
Dr. David Bradley, an immunologist at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, recently received a Centers of Research Excellence grant of $700,000 from the North Dakota ... Posted on 1/7/13 at 10:19 AM
NDAD @ AREAVOICES Kids with disabilities among flu season's most vulnerable
Another flu season is fast approaching, and there's a new caution forcertain people with disabilities -- children with disabilities, in particular.
Federal health officials are using a study of the 2... Posted on 8/29/12 at 12:45 PM
STAFF BLOG THE AREAVOICES COMMUNITY Area Voices Digest #5 - October 13, 2010
Here's our weekly look atwhat's new on areavoices and what might be worth a second look.
1. Dragon News - http://dragonnews.areavoices.com Minnesota State University Moorhead has started it's offici... Posted on 10/13/10 at 12:07 PM
As cold weather grips much of the Nation it isn't just frostbite and hypothermia we have to think about. The Center for Disease Control is now reporting 25 states are experiencing widespread geographic influenza activity. That number is up from 10 states two weeks ago.
The number of flu cases here in North Dakota has drastically increased in the past week. As of Thursday, 40 cases have been reported in Grand Forks county and half of those aren't covered by the flu vaccine.
Flu season in the U.S. is off to its earliest start in a decade, and it could be a bad one. Health officials say the primary strain circulating tends to make people sicker than other types and it is particularly hard on the elderly.
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