Flu Season

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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.

10/22/2014

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Local Hospital Already Seeing Influenza Patients

At least six cases of influenza have been confirmed in the Pittsburgh region.

09/25/2014

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UPMC Doctor: “It’s Better To Stay At Home When You’re Sick”

A UPMC doctor feels that if you start feeling sick, you should stay home and stop infecting those around you.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2014

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Doctor Stresses Importance Of Flu Shots As Flu Season Looms

Dr. Kevin Wong the President of the PA Academy of Family Physicians joined the KDKA Morning News to discuss the importance of flu vaccines.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/22/2013

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Is It Too Early For Flu Shots?

With fall right around the corner, flu shots are too.

08/20/2013

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Several Viruses, Not Just Flu, Making People Sick

The flu season may be peaking about now, but that’s not the only bug making the rounds this winter. In fact, there are several viruses making people sick.

01/17/2013

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More Than 500 Flu Cases Already Reported In Westmoreland County

More people in Westmoreland County have been diagnosed with the flu so far this year than in all of last year.

01/08/2013

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Allegheny County Health Dept.: “We Definitely Have Flu In The Region”

Allegheny County is off to a head start with this year’s flu season.

12/04/2012

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Officials Tout Benefits Of Flu Shots

Donna Machen of Fox Chapel is leaving for Cuba soon on a mission trip. Among her vaccinations was the flu shot because she had the virus once before.

09/11/2012

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Where Is The Flu? Slow Start This Season

Although we are in the midst of flu season, the flu has been off to a slow start this year.

01/19/2012

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At-Risk Groups Urged To Get Flu Shot Early

Fall is just around the corner and so is flu season. The Allegheny County Health Department is suggesting people get their vaccination now to avoid getting sick later.

08/30/2011

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