Woman Dies After Not Being Given A Flu Shot In Prison, Lawsuit ClaimsThe woman, who was serving a 70-month sentence for assault and drug charges, reportedly started to cough up blood during the outbreak and but wasn't taken to a hospital for three days.
CDC Warns Second Wave Of Flu Has BegunIn a March 23 release the CDC announced that overall flu cases are finally dropping however, "Influenza B" cases have jumped above the more common "Influenza A" virus.
Flu Numbers Spiking Across The CountryThe number of people going to see the doctor for flu-like illness is increasing to the highest activity since the H1N1 flu pandemic nearly 10 years ago, according to government health officials.
Deadly Flu Season Claiming 100 Lives Per Week, CDC WarnsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently estimated that 759 people died of flu-related illnesses between Oct. 7 and Dec. 23.
'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.
South Florida Doctors Pushing Flu Shot To Stem EpidemicIt's the question every doctor at Community Health of South Florida has been asking this week: "Have you gotten your flu shot?" The doctors are trying to put the brakes on a flu epidemic sweeping the nation.