Alberta H1N1

More Flu Vaccine Arrives

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Alberta

Young children in Alberta will now be able to receive their first, or second flu shot. Alberta Health Services (AHS) said on Monday that it has obt...


The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

Flu vaccines are no longer available in Calgary, Edmonton, or the Grand Prairie region, according to Alberta Health Services (AHS)—and supplies won'...

Did you Get a Flu Shot this Year?

Carlo Montemagno | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Alberta
Carlo Montemagno

Thanks to ingenuity, the vaccinations of the future will be more efficient, safer and much more accessible to those who need them most.

Mandatory Flu Shots Eyed

CBC | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada Alberta

The Alberta government could soon force health-care workers to get the flu vaccine after new numbers suggest less than half the health workers in the...

Last Supply Of H1N1 Shot On The Planet Running Out

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

Alberta is running on the last of its H1N1 vaccines and there might not be any more left on the planet. The Alberta government confirmed while the...

'There Is No Reason For Anyone To Be Panicking'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Alberta Premier Alison Redford is reassuring the public that there is enough flu vaccine to meet demand.Alberta Health Services updated its ...

40 In Intensive Care

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Health says 10 people have died in the province after getting the flu, with 40 others in intensive care and another 300 being treat...

Flu Activity Normal: Experts

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

TORONTO - Flu season has swung into full gear in many parts of the country, sowing illness, absenteeism and in some places alarm.Reports of deaths of ...

Surge In H1N1, More Flu Shot Clinics Open

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta is to open mass immunization clinics in four communities to deal with a surge of flu cases.As of Friday, Alberta Health Services sa...

H1N1 Hasn't Been This Bad In Years

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

Health officials are encouraging Albertans to get immunized, as a severe strain of the flu circulates the province, infecting hundreds. Alberta He...

Dramatic Uptick In H1N1 Cases

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

One person has died from H1N1 influenza in Alberta, and the province's senior medical officer of health says this year's strain is causing a small num...