New Jersey Health Department Confirms First Pediatric Flu Death Of SeasonAuthorities say flu activity across New Jersey is high.
Flu Activity Widespread Across United States, CDC SaysAfter a relatively slow start to flu season, influenza activity is now widespread in nearly half of the United States.
People More Likely To Get Sick During Holiday Shopping Season, Doctors WarnWhen a lot of people are crowded together in the winter, that’s when germs are more likely to spread.
CDC: 80,000 Americans Died Of Flu, Its Complications Last WinterIn previous seasons, flu-related deaths have ranged from a low of about 12,000 during the 2011-2012 season to a high of about 56,000 during the 2012-2013.
Dogs May Be Next Source Of Deadly Flu Pandemics, Study FindsA new report is now warning that the next deadly flu pandemic may be carried by dogs.
University Offers $3,500 To Get Sick And Stay At 'Hotel Influenza'St. Louis University is willing to fund your vacation under one condition: you have get sick and agree to stay at "Hotel Influenza."
Bill Gates Commits $12 Million To Help Find A Universal Flu VaccineAfter a devastating flu season around the world, Bill Gates is joining the search for a universal vaccine for the potentially deadly virus.
Where's The Best Place To Sit On A Plane To Avoid Getting Sick?Worried about catching a cold or the flu on an airplane? Get a window seat, and don't leave it until the flight is over.
CDC: Worst Of Flu Season Appears To Be OverFederal health officials say the worst of this flu season appears to be over.
FluMist Set To Return For Next Flu SeasonFlu vaccinations may become painless again. A US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory committee voted Wednesday to recommend, once again, that FluMist, the nasal spray version of the influenza vaccine, be used during the 2018-19 season.
CDC: This Year's Flu Vaccine Doing Poor Job Of Preventing InfluenzaNationally, federal health officials say this year’s vaccine has had limited effectiveness.
New Jersey Health Officials Report 2nd Child Death Associated With FluHealth authorities in New Jersey are reporting the second death of a child associated with the flu this season.
Nearly 1,000 Confirmed Flu Cases Reported In Delaware In One WeekDelaware's Division of Public Health is reporting a record-breaking flu season in the First State.
Health Officials: Flu Has Reached Pandemic LevelsThe flu has reached pandemic levels and it could intensify, according to health officials.
Red Cross Offers Tips To Avoid Spread Of Flu At Super Bowl 2018 PartiesEagles fever is the only fever you want for the Super Bowl.