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7 things you shouldn't touch if you want to avoid the flu...
The 2017/2018 influenza strain is virulent. Flu activity has increased significantly in recent weeks with influenza A(H3N2) viruses predominating so far this season, the CDC. In the past, A(H3N2) virus-predominant influenza seasons have been associated with more hospitalizations and deaths in
By bwilliams2017 on 2018-01-17 07:48 UTC
This 2018 flu map from the CDC shows the insane spread of the virus in every state...
Millions of Americans are being infected by strains of the influenza virus this flu season, which is now the most widespread on record since health officials began keeping track in the early 2000s. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has create
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 17:16 UTC
Why the Deadly 2018 Flu Season Could Get Even Worse...
"Flu is everywhere in the U.S. right now.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 17:13 UTC
Nationwide Flu Outbreak Leads To High Mortality Rate And Shortage Of Medication...
Every year, we wait for it the scratchy throat, runny nose, and general achiness that signal the start of the flu season. This is one year when people across the U.S. may need to practice a bit more caution when these symptoms start to make their unwelcom
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:53 UTC
Health Director: CT boy's death is 'highly likely' flu-related...
The New Canaan community is in mourning after the death of a 10-year-old in New York this weekend.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:52 UTC
Aussie flu latest: Boy, 15, dies two days after doctors confirmed he had flu...
A TEENAGE boy has died just days after being diagnosed with flu as the Australian strain continues to sweep the country. Sean Hughes, 15, had been rushed to hospital for emergency treatment after developing flu-like symptoms.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:49 UTC
Flu kills San Jose mom, 40, who liked to run marathons...
A 40-year-old San Jose mother of three died only two days after coming down with the flu, according to news reports. Flu-related deaths are well above normal for this time of year, according to a report by Erin Allday in the San Francisco Chronicle. So are hospitalizations and doctor visits for the
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:48 UTC
You Have the Flu. Should You Go to the Doctor, or Wait It Out?...
When you have the flu, one choice looms large in front of your feverish eyes: Should you drag your aching body out in the cold to go to the doctor or hospital, or should you just wrap yourself in blankets, drink fluids and stay put?
By ceres on 2018-01-12 20:10 UTC
CDC finds 'widespread and intense' flu activity in the US...
Data from the CDC on Friday found that hospitalizations due to the flu spiked this week. The CDC reported that there were 22.7 hospitalizati...
By rjx32 on 2018-01-12 19:19 UTC
Dallas hospital begins turning away non-emergency flu patients...
A hospital in Dallas is overwhelmed by people with the flu and is turning them away.
By rjx32 on 2018-01-08 18:57 UTC
Flu spike has doctors concerned: 'This is the worse season I've ever seen'...
Flu spike has doctors concerned: 'This is the worse season I've ever seen'
By rjx32 on 2018-01-08 18:39 UTC
46 states reporting widespread flu outbreaks...
Influenzais on the rise across the country, according to a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report.
By rjx32 on 2018-01-08 18:38 UTC
Experts warn the outbreak of Aussie flu is 'unpredictable'...
Government figures show cases of the contagious virus have soared by 70 per cent in a week - with 2,810 new people struck down in the last seven days.
By rjx32 on 2018-01-08 18:38 UTC
Packed emergency rooms, deaths as flu hits California hard...
The flu has hit California so hard this season, pharmacies have run out of medicine to treat it, emergency rooms are packed and the death toll is rising.
By rjx32 on 2018-01-08 18:37 UTC
Maps reveal how deadly Aussie flu has swept across the globe in four months hitting UK and Brit tourist hot spots...
AUSSIE flu has spread across the world within just three months and is fast becoming one of the nastiest world-wide epidemics in years. Sun Online maps reveal just how rapidly flu, including the deadly H3N2 strain, has been creeping across continents, fro
By rjx32 on 2018-01-08 18:36 UTC
Flu widespread in 36 states, CDC reports...
Cold weather and a potentially less effective flu vaccine could be contributing to the early spike.
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-12-30 02:28 UTC
Chinas Bird Flu Surge Is a Low Epidemic Threat, W.H.O. Says...
But the viruss division into two strains will probably force development of a second small stockpile of emergency vaccine to be introduced if the virus becomes more transmissible.
By viper1 on 2017-03-01 19:17 UTC
Bird flu strain hitting China may be getting more infectious...
Already this winter H7N9 has caused 424 known cases in humans, and it seems to be acquiring a deadly mutation that will make it spread more quickly
By viper1 on 2017-02-21 18:42 UTC
WHO: Over 300 infected with H7N9 in a month...
The World Health Organization says more than 300 people were infected with the H7N9 strain of bird flu in China in less than a month.
By viper1 on 2017-02-21 18:42 UTC
Avian flu mutation detected: CDC...
In the nations first case of H7N9 avian influenza, diagnosed in a 69-year-old Taiwanese man who returned from China with flu symptoms late last month, the virus has developed mutation and a resistance to antiviral drugs, the Centers for Disease Control (C
By viper1 on 2017-02-21 18:41 UTC

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