Essays Tagged: "Influenza vaccine"

"The Risk of The Influenza Vaccine" This essay is about the side effects of the Flu Vaccine.

The Risk of The Influenza VaccineThe flu shot produces the best way to reduce everyone's chances of getting the infl ... ave a better chance of not getting GBS.(Important)The flu vaccination is proven to help prevent the influenza virus, but side effects occur in some instances. There are four years of evidence adding u ... Medical Centers. "FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT INFLUENZA?" URL: (2000)National Institutes of Health. "NINDS Guill ...

(2 pages) 79 1 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays


Influenza, also known as flu, is a contagious disease that is caused by the influenza virus. There a ... fects of the virus can be minor but can grow into life threatening. Many drugs can be used to treat Influenza but not to cure the disease. There are also a couple of vaccines that can be used to preve ... he virus from harming your body. Many epidemics and pandemics have occurred in our world related to Influenza which has taken the lives of many people. Influenza is one of the most common and most und ...

(6 pages) 86 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays


Influenza is a viral infection.It is an infection of the air passages (respiratory tract). It causes ... (respiratory tract). It causes:Fever,Head ache,Muscle ache,Weakness,Chills,Loss of appitite,Fatigue.Influenza is formally known as 'flu'.Flu is spread by virus infected droplets coughed or sneezed int ... nter;it spreads rapidly especially in schools and old peoples' homes.CausesThere are three types of influenza virus's called, A, B and C.A person who has been attacked by virus C needs antibodies (pro ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


Influenza, also known as "the flu," is a virus that infects the respiratory tract. Although Influenz ... t the worst for viral infections of the respiratory tract. Typically, when someone is infected with influenza they experience fever (usually 100° to 103°F in adults, but even higher in childre ... n rare cases with young children. One other note: The term "Stomach flu" isn't really caused by the influenza virus.The average recovery time from the flu is about 1-2 weeks, although some patients do ...

(4 pages) 72 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Influenza Vaccine

Internet Article: Flu VaccineAbstract:Last year flu season had brought a strain of the Influenza virus with a severity unlike any other seen in previous years. This supposed new strain wa ... pected to be responsible for several deaths. The media has caused such a wide spread panic over the Influenza bug last year due to the shortage of the Influenza vaccine because a great deal of vaccine ... ecame contaminated rendering the public virtually helpless against the attack of this new strain of Influenza. This paper will discuss the supply and demand of the Influenza vaccine and how the shorta ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


duce a vaccine to help control the epidemics of the early twentieth century. The first record of an influenza pandemic was of an outbreak in 1580, which began in Asia and spread to Europe via Africa. ... statistics may create remorse and dispair, the main cause for dread is that of the creation of the influenza vaccine. This may sound like an absurd statement, but as of today, the main cause for most ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Vaccines & their Functions

y still retain most of their original structure. Examples are the inactivated polio vaccine and the influenza vaccine. Live-attenuated vaccines are made of live organisms that have been weakened so th ... hich consist of bacterial polysaccharides linked to protein carriers. An example is the Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine.DiscussionSeveral types of vaccines are still in the experimental stages a ...

(6 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2010

Subjects: Science Essays

Influenza Vaccination Project

COMM-C 591:CRISIS COMMUNICATIONSpring 2014(April 28, 2014)Influenza Vaccination ProjectIntroductionI. Anti-vaccination movementA. Anti-vaccination mispercepti ... of diseases has been increasedIII. Despite the number of patients are high, the public regards the influenza as self-limiting disease. Therefore, this perception would result in people's relatively l ... ccination when compare to vaccinations for other diseases. Therefore, there is a need for promoting influenza vaccination.BodyI. ProblemsA. Misperceptions regarding influenza vaccination1. Influenza i ...

(14 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Social Norms

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

prevention from flu

Shah 3Aneri ShahProfessor DamaniaENGL 110130th Sept. 2014Prevention is better than CureInfluenza or widely known as "flu" is a contagious disease that is spread mainly by close contact, s ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness