Scientists transformed the common surgical mask into an anti-viral killer mask with just a simple solution.
The flu season is still very mild, the CDC said Wednesday.
A swine flu outbreak in Iran has taken 112 lives so far since mid-November, the country's media reported on Monday.
Researchers found that the 1918 virus was capable of attacking the body and evading the defenses set up by the immune system.
The antiviral drug Tamiflu helped in reducing the risk of death by around 25 percent among adults who were hospitalized during 2009 H1N1 swine flu pandemic, a new report has claimed.
Chinese health officials warn medical professionals to prepare for the possibility of another outbreak of H7N9 bird flu. bi
Health officials are mystified at a strange illness that has cropped up in Alabama.
Researchers found the pandemic H1N1 flu virus in marine animals.
The study has caused an outcry among many members of the scientific community, many of whom call the work dangerous and irresponsible.
Study finds that the H1N1 vaccine used in the 2009-2010 pandemic presented a small risk for developing Guillain-Barre syndrome, a muscle disorder.
More than a fifth of the world's population, including half of children, was infected with the H1N1 virus during the first year of the pandemic in 2009, according to a new study published on Friday.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.