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Dog flu reported in Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia Veterinary Diagnostic Lab confirmed this week the strain of canine flu infecting thousands of dogs in the Midwest has reached Georgia. A strain of the virus -- H3N2 -- was detected in a dog from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-22/dog-flu-reported-georgia
Part-timers turn attention to sick leave policies

NEW YORK - For Shannon Henderson, getting a cold or flu could be the difference between putting food on the table and going hungry.As a part-time customer service representative at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-22/part-timers-turn-attention
Columbia County graduates step out

...everyone in James Brown Arena stood with him.About five years ago, the Grovetown graduate experienced a negative reaction to a flu shot that caused him to lose some function in his legs, restricting him to a wheelchair. But with some assistance, Troy ditched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-24/columbia-county-graduates
Midwest dogs facing canine flu outbreak; owners urged to limit pets' contact with other dogs

MADISON, Wis. - A canine flu outbreak has sickened many dogs in the...neither canine strain is related to bird flu or is contagious to humans, but the H3N2...we're taking is, just like the human flu, everyone has to take the precaution for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/midwest-dogs-facing-canine-flu-outb
Hormel says bird flu outbreak will hurt turkey sales

...turkey this year because of a spreading bird flu outbreak.So far the virus has been found...be in order to stem the spread of avian flu. Most of the birds were in Minnesota...the highly contagious H5N2 strain of avian flu has been confirmed at 19 farms that are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/hormel-says-bird-flu-outbr
How to handle stress

...Rosch, president of the nonprofit American Institute of Stress. "There's no question that the incidence and severity of flus and colds is directly related to stress levels." Studies have repeatedly linked common illnesses with groups experiencing stress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/29/tec_335478.shtml
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Business news

...including Lane Bryant, Jus tice, Dress Barn and Cacique, giving the combined company annual sales of $7.3 billion.BIRD FLU COULD cost nearly $1 billion in the economies of the two states hardest hit, Minnesota and Iowa, economists said Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-18/business-news
Henrik Stenson ready to play after case of flu

...probably wouldn't be in Augusta. But after being sick with the flu a week ago, Stenson on Tuesday sounded healthy and ready to...70 only once in 30 rounds at Augusta.Despite coming off the flu and not finishing better than a tie for 14th at the Masters last...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/henrik-stenson-ready-play-after-case-flu
40 percent of honey bees dying

...That's up from 19.8 percent the previous summer.Seeing massive colony losses in summer is like seeing "a higher rate of flu deaths in the summer than winter," vanEngelsdorp said. "You just don't expect colonies to die at this rate in the summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-13/40-percent-honey-bees-dying
Flu is here but might not look like flu

...is because of an unusual presentation of flu is a matter of dispute, but doctors say...toward a protective effect from this year's flu shot even though it is not well-matched...circulating in Georgia and nationwide.Flu is definitely widespread in Georgia, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-16/flu-here-might-not-look-flu