The flu vaccine is designed to protect against the most commonly circulating strains of the virus expected in a given season.
Allegheny County is off to a head start with this year’s flu season.
Are flu shots good for more than keeping you flu-free? It may be your heart that reaps the benefit, too.
KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Charles Vukotich, senior project manager at Pitt’s Graduate School of Public Health, about what his SMART program is hoping to discover about people and the spread of disease.
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.
The arrival of cooler temperatures means that flu season is approaching.
The arrival of cooler temperatures means that flu season is just around the corner.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte talked with Dr. Edward Snell, the team physician of the Pittsburgh Pirates and of Allegheny General Hospital.
We’ve all heard about people being inoculated after coming in contact with animals. But orangutans at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium got shots today to protect them from people.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John get their flu shots live on the air from Dr Bruce Dixon and Nurse Sharon Sylvestri.
Three government agencies are investigating after several children who attended the Washington County Fair contracted the flu. The fair ran from August 13-20.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Dr bruce Dixon about if and when you should get your flu shot.
The CDC has classified flu activity as widespread in Pennsylvania. But what’s happening in our area? That’s a matter of some debate among those on the front lines.
Everyone hates getting sick; so, it wouldn’t it be great to stop a cold or the flu before it starts? A new over-the-counter product is claiming to do just that.