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H1N1 virus

Former KDMC mayor dies of swine flu

The hospital officials said that Patil was admitted to the hospital after she was diagnosed with swine flu.

11 Sep 2019 2:58 AM

Private hospitals failing to diagnose H1N1: Officials

Private-run hospitals and clinics are failing to diagnose cases of swine flu-H1N1 virus, say officials of the state government.

26 Jul 2019 2:26 AM

First ‘H1N1’ death of July reported

Swine flu, a respiratory infection caused by influenza viruses with symptoms such as cold, cough and fever, generally spreads rapidly during winters.

15 Jul 2019 7:24 AM

Rise in viral flu cases across Maharashtra

The exponential spike in the numbers has caused the Maharashtra government to issue an advisory on precautions that should be taken.

23 Jun 2019 6:16 AM

State health department allows private labs to run H1N1 tests

The NIV will approve the quality norms of private laboratories for testing swaps after every 6 months, whereas earlier it was done in every quarterly.

20 May 2019 5:54 AM


Maharashtra loses 71 to swine flu virus in three months

928 patients have been detected with swine flu and are currently being treated for the disease.

24 Mar 2019 5:07 AM

Swine flu death toll touches 126 in Rajasthan

H1N1 virus spreads when an individual touches an infected person or breathes droplets of coughs and sneezes that are in the air.

16 Feb 2019 11:17 AM

Swine flu kills 17, affects 204 in Maharashtra

Virus has so far affected over 9,000 persons all over country.

13 Feb 2019 3:19 AM

302 swine flu deaths reported in state this year

This year, the swine flu virus affected 2,375 people between January and October.

02 Nov 2018 1:59 AM

266 people succumbed to H1N1 virus in Maharashtra

Till October 24, 542 people across India lost their lives due to swine flu.

26 Oct 2018 1:50 AM


Science still isn’t good at prevention of diseases

In the past 100 years, though, nothing quite as deadly as the so-called Spanish flu has struck the planet.

12 Jul 2018 1:18 AM

51,000 people immunised against H1N1 virus

As per data provided by the state swine-flu department, 36,000 pregnant women are among the ones who have been vaccinated.

15 May 2018 1:32 AM

State told to set up labs to test H1N1 virus in districts

The state expressed its inability to set up labs in all districts due to lack of manpower and funds.

22 Mar 2018 3:00 AM

Swine flu claimed 12 lives in Delhi this year: Health Minister Satyendar Jain

According to data provided by 4 Centre-run hospitals, H1N1 virus had claimed 47 lives, including 22 from Delhi this year till late August.

14 Oct 2017 11:44 AM

488 swine flu deaths reported in Maharashtra between January and August

The experts have attributed the rise of swine flu cases to a change in the virus’ strain.

04 Sep 2017 5:07 AM


Two more die of swine flu in Odisha; toll rises to 35

Earlier, the state government had issued guidelines to both government and private hospitals for treatment of swine flu patients.

04 Sep 2017 1:45 AM

47 deaths due to H1N1, Delhi government’s toll still 5

AIIMS recorded 45 positive swine flu cases, out of which 12 people died, including four from Delhi, a senior official at the hospital said.

23 Aug 2017 2:29 AM

Government tells docs to take H1N1 signs seriously

Throat swabs of 30,000 patients taken for swine flu testing.

04 Jul 2017 1:57 AM

Health experts check state’s H1N1 strategy

The panel has submitted its findings to the health department on both H1N1 virus and Leptospirosis.

01 Jul 2017 4:16 AM

State health dept issues advisory for swine flu

It also tells how patients should avoid self-medication.

26 Jun 2017 1:58 AM