China Researchers Discover New Swine Flu With 'Pandemic Potential'Chinese researchers have discovered a new type of swine flu that can infect humans and has the potential to cause a future pandemic, according to a study released on Monday, though scientists have cautioned that the virus does not pose an immediate global health threat.
Swine Flu Detected In 20 People After Close Contact With Pigs At Md. County FairsA swine flu virus strain has been detected in 20 Marylanders who had close contact with pigs at two county fairs.
Health Officials: Delaware Child Get Swine Flu In MarylandPublic health officials say a Delaware girl contracted the swine flu virus, apparently from close contact with pigs at a county fair in Maryland.
Another Maryland Fair Dealing With Pigs Infected With Swine FluA second county fair in Maryland comes down with the case of the flu.
Officials Say Swine Flu Detected In 11 Pigs At Great Frederick FairOfficials are investigating after detecting influenza in 11 pigs recently exhibited at a fair in Frederick.
Officials: Pigs Exhibited At Md. County Fair Have Swine FluPigs that were recently exhibited at a county fair in Maryland are sick with swine flu.
Steps Taken To Keep Maryland Fair Free Of Swine FluOrganizers of the 150th Great Frederick Fair are taking steps to ensure the event is free of the swine flu after the illness was detected in animals at other state fairs.
Swine Flu Outbreak Leads Health Officials To Urge Caution At County FairsAn increase in the number of swine flu cases has national health leaders urging people to be careful when attending county fairs.
Health Officials Warn About Exposure To PigsHealth officials in the Washington region are urging people at high risk for the flu to avoid exposure to pigs at county fairs.