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Today's Headlines - 3/29/2015
In 3 Months, Swine Flu Deaths Top Worst Annual Toll
H1N1—a virus with a mix of swine, bird and human genes—is a seasonal influenza that that is threatening to become pandemic in India. Short-distance airborne transmission of the influenza virus may occur, particularly in crowded enclosed spaces.   The western state of Gujarat is the worst-affected, reporting 415 deaths and 6,417 cases of swine flu this year.
Bird Flu Found in a Top Minnesota Turkey Producing County
Minnesota bird flu outbreak spreads to a top poultry producing county, alarming industry
Del. Flu Cases Surpass Record 2009-2010 H1N1 "Swine Flu" Year
With a total of 2,309 lab-confirmed flu cases to date, Delaware's flu year now has surpassed the number of lab-confirmed cases for the 2009-2010 H1N1 outbreak (then referred to as the “swine flu”). 
3rd Minnesota turkey farm hit by bird flu outbreak
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An outbreak of a bird flu strain that's deadly to poultry deepened Saturday when state and federal officials confirmed a third Minnesota turkey farm has been infected, this time in one of the state's top poultry producing counties.
Swine Flu Claims 12 More Lives, Death Toll Reaches 2,023
Swine flu deaths continued unabated across the country as 12 more people succumbed to the H1N1 virus taking the death toll to 2,023 while the number of those affected stood at 33,625.
Bird flu kills 22,000 Minnesota turkeys and infects tens of thousands more
H5N2 strain, which has appeared in several states, prompts countries to ban Minnesota poultry imports as disease hits key bird migration route An outbreak of a bird flu strain that’s deadly to poultry deepened Saturday when state and federal officials confirmed a third Minnesota turkey farm has been infected, this time in one of the state’s top poultry-producing counties. The federal Animal and ...
Swine Flu Deaths Cross 2,000 Mark
Swine flu deaths crossed the 2,000 figure with the contagious disease claiming 17 more lives while the number of affected people stood at 33,462.
Swine flu toll inches towards 2,000; number of cases crosses 33K
The swine flu toll in Maharashtra was 375 with 4,340 people having contracted the H1N1 virus in the state. There have been 294 swine flu deaths in Madhya Pradesh with 2,158 persons being affected.
Swine flu cases still being reported
Even with the onset of spring season and rise in temperature, swine flu cases are being reported in hospitals in the state and on Wednesday blood samples of two people, one each from Rohru and Mandi, were found positive at Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMCH). Swine flu has claimed 20 lives in the state so far.
16 swine flu deaths in two Delhi hospitals; official toll is two
Two government hospitals in Delhi - Safdarjung Hospital and LNJP Hospital - have reported 16 swine flu deaths this year, top officials said Thursday, contradicting the figure of one death in each hospital given by the union health ministry.

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