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   SCSU/State Information and Updates
  • SCSU: Student Health Services
    "Welcome to St. Cloud State University Student Health Services. Our staff has been providing quality health care to students for over 85 years. We are an accredited medical clinic, which means we have met rigorous national standards in the provision of medical services."
  • Minnesota Department of Health
    "Minnesota's Department of Health is known as one of the best in the nation. It is built upon a strong partnership between the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), local public health agencies, tribal governments and a range of other organizations. The department’s mission is to protect, maintain and improve the health of all Minnesotans."
United States and International Resources
  • Centers for Disease Control: Seasonal Influenza (Flu)
    "Influenza (the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. Some people, such as older people, young children, and people with certain health conditions, are at high risk for serious flu complications. "
    " provides one-stop access to U.S. Government seasonal, H1N1 (swine), H5N1 (bird), H3N2, and pandemic flu information."
  • World Health Organization: Influenza
    "The Global Influenza Programme (GIP) provides Member States with strategic guidance, technical support and coordination of activities essential to make their health systems better prepared against seasonal, zoonotic and pandemic influenza threats to populations and individuals."
    • FluNet
      "FluNet is a global tool for influenza virological surveillance. The virological data entered into FluNet, e.g. number of influenza viruses detected by subtype, are critical for tracking the movement of viruses globally and interpreting the epidemiological data. "
News & Updates
  • Newsroom
    "Access flu-related press releases and news stories from 2006 to the present."
  • WHO: Influenza Updates
    "...summaries of global surveillance...based on data gathered through global and regional data sharing platforms, and direct reports from Member States."
Factsheets, Reports
  • CDC: Seasonal Influenza(Flu)
    "This season’s flu materials include messaging to address the 2012-2013 flu recommendations. All materials are free for download."
Video, podcasts, and other media
  • - Videos
    30+ videos that describe and answer a wide variety of questions about the flu and other health issues.

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