Archive for the 'Pneumonia' Category

Goa said to have registered its first swine flu death

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

PANAJI - The coastal state of Goa on Saturday is said to have registered its first swine flu death when a 67-year-old man died at a private hospital here.

Goa reports suspected swine flu death

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

PANAJI - In the first case of its kind in the state, Goa Saturday reported a suspected swine flu death when a 67-year-old with influenza H1N1 symptoms died, health department officials said.

Runaway swine flu patient dies in Chennai

Friday, August 21st, 2009

CHENNAI - A 47-year-old Chennai resident - who ran away from a government hospital with swine flu symptoms but was readmitted later - died Thursday night, becoming the second victim of the H1N1 virus here, hospital officials said.

Health Minister Azad blames State CMs for slow H1N1 response

Friday, August 21st, 2009

NEW DELHI - Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday blamed State Chief Ministers for their slow response to the H1N1 outbreak.

Two die of Swine flu in Delhi

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

NEW DELHI - Health authorities in Delhi have confirmed two swine flu deaths on Thursday.
A 35-year-old female patient died at the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital on Wednesday night becoming the first victim of the virus in the national capital.

Two new deaths take India’s swine flu toll to 25

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

NEW DELHI/BANGALORE - Two women have died in Bangalore due swine flu, taking India’s swine flu toll to 25, while 152 new cases of the virus were detected Sunday, officials said.

Two swine flu deaths in Bangalore, toll now five

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

BANGALORE - Two women have died from the Influenza A (H1N1) virus here, taking the swine flu toll in the city to five, medical officials said.

Another H1N1 death in Bangalore, toll four now

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

BANGALORE - A 26-year-old woman has died from the Influenza A (H1N1) virus here, taking the swine flu toll in the city to four and India’s total to 26 so far, a medical official said Sunday.

Once anonymous, graves of mentally ill at Wash. mental institution get named markers

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

Wash. group puts markers on graves of mentally ill
LAKEWOOD, Wash. — Faded numbers stamped into small cement blocks marked the graves of more than 3,200 mentally ill patients buried here at Western State Hospital between the 1870s and 1953. Over time, the stones themselves sank into the earth, leaving the dead in almost perfect obscurity.

South Korea reports first swine flu death

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

SEOUL - South Korean health authorities Saturday reported the country’s first death from swine flu.
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said the victim was a man in his mid-50s who likely died from pneumonia and other complications resulting from the H1N1 virus.


Protected by Comment Guard Pro