Get Your Flu Shots And Get Them Early This Year, Doctors SayThe U.S. flu season typically doesn’t start until winter, but most places start distributing the vaccine in September.
'Deeply Concerning': Ohio Sees Nearly 4,500 Flu-Related Hospitalizations This SeasonOhio health officials say flu hospitalizations reached their highest number for the 2019-2020 season.
Pennsylvania Doctors Say People Should Be More Concerned About The Flu Doctors in our region say people should be more concerned about the flu.
Pennsylvania Battles Recent Surge In Flu CasesSo far, there are over 17,000 flu cases in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Battles Severe Rise In Flu Cases, Up Over A Thousand PercentPennsylvania is battling rising numbers of flu cases. Five people have already died from the flu but not in this region of the state.
CDC: Flu Is Getting An Early Start In The U.S. This SeasonThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told doctors on a conference call this week that the United States is seeing more flu than is typical for this time of year.
Flu Killed Close To 200 Children In The U.S. This SeasonThe flu killed more children in the past year than during any other regular flu season in recent history.
Is Mom's Old Myth True: Can Wild Temperatures Swings Increase Your Flu Chances?As wonderful as the warm weather is, do drastic temperature changes in winter make more people sick?
Government Report: Flu Season As Bad As 2009 Swine Flu EpidemicThe flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.
New App Helps Track Flu In Your Neighborhood And Across TownThere’s an app for just about everything these days, but how about an app that tells you which neighborhood has a heavy dose of the flu or 14 other medical ailments?
Hurricane Maria Causing Nationwide IV Bag ShortageAfter Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico last year, IV bags are in short supply.
'You Can Still Hug Grandma,' But Doctors Warn Holiday Travelers To Be Wary Of The FluA jump in the number of flu cases across the country means you may need to protect yourself from getting sick as you head to your holiday destination.
'Flu-pocalypse' Predicted Due To Ineffective Flu Shots, Doctors SayThe possibility of a "flu-pocalypse" is being talked about after record numbers of patients were diagnosed with influenza in Australia
Health Department Confirms 15 Pittsburgh-Area Flu DeathsThe Allegheny County Health Department says 15 people have now died from the flu in the Pittsburgh area, but that this season's outbreak seems to be slowing down.
Concern Growing About Local Blood Supplies As Cold Snap ContinuesThe bitter cold, school delays and the height of flu season are creating the perfect storm for a severe reduction of available blood supplies to area hospitals, says the region’s primary blood supplier, Central Blood Bank.