Flu: Pharmacists Allowed to Vaccinate in Two Regions

In Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and Nouvelle-Aquitaine, some pharmacists will now be able to vaccinate their customers against the flu. Pharmacists in the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes and Nouvelle-Aquitaine are allowed on an experimental basis to proceed to vaccinations against flu, sets a decree published in the Official Journal (OJ). The measure, included in the last budget law for Social Security, allows …

Haute-Savoie: Teenage Girl dies of Flu

The girl was 14 years old … She was 14 and was called Faustina. The teenager, who lived in the Blame-de-Sillingy in Haute-Savoie, died on April 8 following a H1N1 type of flu, reported Friday Le Dauphiné Libéré. Haute-Savoie : une collégienne de 14 ans meurt de la grippe https://t.co/3NmOdb3rTf — Le Dauphiné Libéré (@ledauphine) …

Flu Epidemic – Emergency Measures Announced

The Health Minister, Marisol Touraine, gave the green light for emergency measures in hospitals, such as the cancelling non important operations, to answer the most important flu epidemic that France has seen in the last five years. “We had not seen such a large epidemic since the 2009/2010 pandemic,” says epidemiologist Isabelle Bonmarin, responsible for …