A day after a senior citizen died of swine flu in Lucknow the city has reported five more cases. Samples of five people, brought to Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) with symptoms of the dreaded
The Swine Flu H1N1 virus has reared its ugly head again and struck twice in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, claiming two lives. A nurse in Nerul, Navi Mumbai and a 19-year old Chembur boy were the victims.
Suman Kamble (44) was
While there is a lot of noise being made about increasing number of dengue deaths, swine flu seems to have slipped under the radar in Karnataka. According to the Karnataka government, the H1N1 virus has claimed 28 lives in the
A 51-year-old woman who tested positive for H1N1 died in Kerala yesterday, taking the swine flu toll to eight since January this year. The woman from Chavara in Kollam district died at a private hospital. She had earlier tested
It looks like the swine flu menace is back in town. A 25 year old from Parel tested positive for the H1N1 virus on Monday. "She was suffering from heavy cough, cold and fever. She has been put on Tamiflu and is stable now," said
If a recent Lancet study is to be believed India grossly underestimated the might of the swine flu pandemic. A US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, study with help from the All India Institute of Medical
It seems like the swine flu menace is back in Maharasthra. Recently a 75-year old woman from Ghatkopar tested positive for the virus taking the total number of swine flu H1N1cases to 47 this year said a Brihanmumbai Municipal
After a lull, the swine flu menace has reared its ugly head in Mumbai. BMC official reported two positive swine flu cases on Monday. One of the patients is a 34-year-old man from Mankhurd. He is being treated at the civic run
After Maharashtra, Karnataka has the highest number of swine flu (H1N1) cases since Jan 2012. The state health ministry and experts however contend that there is no reason to panic. There have been 173 positive cases in the
Himachal Pradesh has reported its second death this year due to swine flu, a health official said Wednesday.
A 66-year-old woman from Shimla district died Monday evening within an hour of hospitalisation in the Indira Gandhi
The number of H1N1 cases in Kerala has touched a dozen, a health official said Tuesday, adding that the authorities were fully prepared to deal with the situation.
Speaking to IANS, H1N1 nodal officer Amar S. Fettle said the
As many as 57 people have died, mostly in Maharashtra, of swine flu in the country till April 18 this year, the Rajya Sabha was informed Tuesday. Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad agreed that swine flu or H1N1 has re-surfaced in
A 35 year old woman’s death in Tiruporur in Kancheepuram district of swine flu has raised questions about private hospitals and their ability to treat swine flu patients. Health minister V S Vijay said the government was
Five new cases of swine flu were reported in Chennai and suburbs on Sunday taking the total to 73 cases this season in the state. According to Dr Porkai Pandian, one of the patients, a 31-year-old pregnant woman has been