GlaxoSmithKline is recalling a popular four-in-one flu vaccine because its effectiveness can decline over time.
Delaware health officials say the number of flu-related fatalities this season has risen to 26.
What if there were a way to fight the mutations that cause so much sickness each year? That’s what Temple University scientists are working on making a reality.
More than a million Americans each year are diagnosed with a life-threatening condition known as sepsis, which can develop out of almost any kind of infection, including the flu.
Delaware may be a small state, but it’s being dealt a huge blow this flu season.
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.
Forty-year-old Nicole Born, a Voorhees mother of two, died of complications from the flu.
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With the flu continuing to spread, doctors around the Philadelphia region say there have been sporadic shortages of the flu drug Tamiflu.
The Food and Drug Administration has just approved a faster, more accurate test that can be used in your local doctor’s office.
Flu numbers continue to grow in our area. Emergency departments are flooded with patients. And the flu epidemic being especially dangerous for babies.
The already brutal flu season has taken a turn for the worse in recent days, according to a new update issued Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Officials at the Pennsylvania Department of Health say at least 11 people have died of the flu so far this year.
The flu season is ramping up and many are predicting it’s going to be a rough one, partially because the flu vaccine is less effective this year. And new research says it could be especially bad for men. It says men actually get sicker than women and suffer more.
An 83-year-old woman from Sussex County died on November 17.