Time Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) acknowledged on Friday that “concern has grown” since the first reports of a novel swine flu infecting patients in Texas and California emerged late March. Dr. Richard Besser, acting director of the agency, said health officials are closely tracking […]

The US military is ordered to place the contagion of swine flu under close observation with the disease having reportedly afflicted 40 people in the country. “The US military is monitoring the situation closely,” Pentagon spokesman Bryan Whitman was quoted by AFP as saying on Monday. The Defense Department was […]