40 Percent Of Doctors, Nurses Go To Work With The Flu, Survey FindsAccording to a survey of nearly 2,000 healthcare professionals, over 40 percent who say they've worked while sick actually had the flu as they met patients.
As Flu Season Starts, Doctors Warn Against Phones In The BathroomThe CDC notes that talking on your phone spreads germs from your respiratory system onto the screen, some of which can cause the flu.
Officials: Mild Weather Shouldn't Impact Flu OutbreakFlu activity is sporadic across Pennsylvania, according to the state health department, even with the beautiful weather.
Deaths From Flu In Delaware Climb To 26Delaware health officials say the number of flu-related fatalities this season has risen to 26.
Could Choosing Better Foods Help You Ward Off The Flu?Citrus fruits have Vitamin C, which according to Main Line Health nutrition specialist Judy Matusky can help ward off colds and the flu this time of year. You should also eat a lot of colorful fruits and vegetables.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Flu Activity Now Widespread In PennsylvaniaFlu season appears to be in full swing in Pennsylvania, with health officials reporting outbreaks in at least half the regions of the state.
Popular Over-The-Counter Drug Can Be Dangerous When Taken Too OftenAcetaminophen, a pain and fever reducing medication, is the active ingredient in Tylenol and all sorts of other things, and that's where a danger lies.
2012-13 Flu Season Is Worst In A Decade, Say Area Health OfficialsThere were 23,000 flu cases verified in Pennsylvania as of March 23rd, and officials say most cases are not lab-verified.
Pennsylvania Seeing More Flu Cases, Fewer HospitalizationsThere were 5,059 flu cases across Pennsylvania last week, up from 4,256 cases the previous week.
Going To Work Sick May Cost More Than Staying Home, Staffing Expert SaysWorkplace attitudes toward employees who call in sick, and those who don't, are changing.
Church In Chinatown Transforms Into Free Health Clinic For The UninsuredA group of volunteer doctors and nurses from Drexel and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital have teamed up to provide free medical care to the uninsured.