CDC: Flu Vaccine Providing Substantial Protective Benefit For Children During Influenza SeasonThe flu vaccine is based on an educated guess of what strains will be circulating because its made before the flu season starts.
Health Officials: US Experiencing Worst Flu Season For Children In Past Decade As Second Influenza Wave SpreadingPennsylvania has more than 72,000 confirmed cases of the flu, which is just a small reflection of the number of people who are sick.
Delaware County Second-Grader Dies From Flu ComplicationsSchool district officials say 7-year-old Matthew Wzorek died Sunday.
2 Children Die From Flu In New Jersey As Health Officials Warn Infections Will Get Worse Before It Gets BetterFlu season has turned deadly this year, with two deaths confirmed from pediatric cases in New Jersey.
Delaware Records First Flu Deaths Of 2019-2020 SeasonLast flu season, there were 24 flu-related deaths and 6,387 cases were confirmed by state health officials.
Number Of People Sick With Flu Across Delaware Valley Growing, Expected To Get WorseFlu activity is high around the country right now and could be nearing the peak of the season.
Pennsylvania Health Officials Warn Of Widespread Flu Activity, Including 5 DeathsSo far this flu season, five Pennsylvania residents have died and there are more than 2,600 confirmed cases of the flu.
CDC: Winter Flu Season Off To Earliest Start In More Than 15 YearsNew numbers released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show the flu is spreading fast.
US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC SaysIt's an early uptick considering the flu typically begins to gain steam after Christmas, due in part to holiday gatherings.
Doctors Expect Flu Season To Ramp Up Fast, Urge Everyone To Get Vaccinatedbut doctors expect it to ramp up fast.
This Year's Flu Season Is Now The Longest On RecordThe CDC estimates as many as 57,000 people died from the flu this season, including 91 children.
New Jersey Health Officials Confirm 4th Pediatric Flu Death This SeasonOfficials say they are still seeing high flu activity across the state.
Second Pediatric Flu Death Of Season Confirmed In New JerseyThe toddler died earlier this month, but a review of lab results confirmed the flu was a contributing factor.
New Jersey Among 12 States Where Spike In Flu Activity Has Forced School ClosuresFlu activity is expected to remain elevated for weeks, according to the CDC.
How To Properly Disinfect Your Home After Dealing With The FluExperts say it's critical to disinfect high-touch places in your home so you don't set your family up for re-infection.