The federal government will pay you $3,000 to get the flu
January 31, 2014, 1:50 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
The National Institutes of Health is looking for brave volunteers to have a live flu virus squirted up their noses.
Swine flu death toll: Pandemic killed 10 times more people than originally thought
November 27, 2013, 9:10 a.m. by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Taking into account deaths due to causes other than respiratory disease, researchers found the 2009 pandemic toll might be as high as 400,000 people.
Swine flu vaccine linked with small risk of Guillain-Barré
March 13, 2013, 10:50 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
It's not clear how the H1N1 vaccine could increase a person's risk of developing the paralysis syndrome.
Swine flu vaccine linked to narcolepsy
February 27, 2013, 12:25 p.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Children who had narcolepsy were 14 times more likely to have been vaccinated with Pandemrix than other children in England of the same age.
Swine flu virus mutation is transmissible by air
September 10, 2012, 3:45 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Pigs can be infected by swine flu, human flu and avian flu, making them a perfect mixing pot for different versions of the virus to swap genes.
Swine flu vaccine safe for pregnant moms, babies
July 11, 2012, 10:10 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Babies born to women who received the vaccine were no more likely to be born preterm, or have major birth defects or growth restrictions.
Swine flu vaccine yields clues to universal vaccine
May 22, 2012, 12:40 p.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Could H1N1 have a bright side? New research leads to encouraging steps forward in the fight against flu.
Recent study shows media coverage can reduce a pandemic
September 18, 2010, 2:49 p.m. by Katherine Butler
A new disease transmission model reveals mass media coverage significantly cuts infection rates.