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Woman tests positive for swine flu

A 27-year-old woman from Harda has tested positive for swine flu, health officials here said.

The woman had given birth to a child sometime back but as her condition was not good, the doctors at

35-year old woman succumbs to swine flu in TN

A 35-year old woman, who tested positive for swine flu, died at the government general hospital here on Monday, becoming the second victim of the A(H1N1) virus in recent weeks in Tamil Nadu.

"The wo

24/7 control room tabs on swine flu

The state government on Tuesday informed the Assembly that A(H1N1) or swine flu virus is well under check in the state.

Chief minister Ms J. Jayalalithaa told the House that tests to detect the viru

Don’t panic on H1N1, BBMP tells citizens

Over 20 cases of swine flu (H1N1) have been reported in the City, but the BBMP has been claiming that the situation is under control with all the precautionary measures in place, and has told the citi

Tamil Nadu sitting on swine flu tinderbox


Chennai is sitting on a swine flu volcano waiting to erupt.

While A(H1N1) virus has infected 29 people in the state, leaving one 74 year old man dead, public health experts are apprehensive about t

Clinics, labs profit from H1N1 panic


With the state government struggling to break the chain of transmission of A(H1N1) virus, private players seem to be jumping in the fray to make a quick buck at the expense of panicked people.


Girl admitted for swine flu at CMCH

A four and a half year old girl from SS Kulam near Kovilpalayam, here was admitted to Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH) on Wednesday night for swine flu.

The girl's father Velumani, running

H1N1 claims 3 lives in 3 months

Ms Suza A., a resident of Kalyan Nagar, succumbed to H1N1 influenza at Columbia Asia Hospital on March 27. With this, the death toll due to H1N1 in 2012 rose to three in Karnataka.

The H1N1 flu, whic

Maha migrants blamed for H1N1

After holding “Odisha mosquitoes” responsible for causing malaria in the state, the government now feels “swine flu virus, H1N1 from neighbouring Maharashtra” is infecting Hyderabad residents. Days af

Airport to refit H1N1 detectors

Health authorities at Chennai airport are gearing up to install four swine flu thermal detectors for testing arriving passengers.

Airport director Mr E.P. Hareendranathan said the screening would sta

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