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H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

H1N1 (referred to as “swine flu” early on) is a new influenza virus causing illness in people. This new virus was first detected in people in the United States in April 2009. Other countries, including Mexico and Canada, have reported people sick with this new virus. This virus is spreading from person-to-person, probably in much the same way that regular seasonal influenza viruses spread. Read More

Pandemic Flu

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is directing nearly $1.1 billion in existing preparedness funds to manufacture two important parts of a vaccine for the Strategic National Stockpile, to produce small amounts of potential vaccine for research, and to perform clinical research over the summer. Read More

Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response (EPR)

International health group’s assessment of Swine flu and it’s progress. Read More

Images of the H1N1 Influenza Virus

The images below of the newly identified H1N1 influenza virus were taken in the CDC Influenza Laboratory. Read More

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu): Social Media Tools for Consumers and Partners

To encourage information sharing, collaboration, and interactivity, CDC provides social media tools. Widgets, mobile information, online videos and the like reinforce and personalize messages, reach new audiences, and build a communication infrastructure based on open information exchange. Read More

Traveler's Health

CDC Travelers’ Health offers information to assist travelers and their health-care providers in deciding the vaccines, medications, and other measures necessary to prevent illness and injury during international travel. Read More

H1N1 Flu Audio and Video Resources

Webcasts, podcasts, PSAs, press releases, etc. Read More

H1N1 Flu Virus (2009): Congressional Testimony

Congressional testimony. FDA plays a vital role in the Nation’s preparedness for, and response to, challenges such as the one presented today by the 2009 H1N1 Flu Virus. FDA is part of a team led by the Department of Health and Human Services. Since the beginning of the 2009 H1N1 Flu Virus outbreak on Thursday, April 23, FDA has worked closely with HHS, our sister HHS agencies, other U.S. government agencies, the World Health Organization (WHO), and foreign governments. Read More

H1N1 Flu Clinical and Public Health Guidance

From epidemiology through autopsy. Guidance for health professionals. Read More

Seasonal Flu Weekly Reports

All data are preliminary and may change as more reports are received. (Due to the response to the novel influenza A (H1N1) investigation, surveillance regions were changed from Census Divisions to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Regions.) Read More

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