That Flu Shot May Save Your Child's Life, CDC Study Says The flu vaccine significantly reduces a child's risk of dying from the flu, according to a new study from the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Health Officials: Get Vaccinated For The Flu This SeasonHealth officials are urging everyone to get vaccinated for the flu.
Parents Say Daughter's Recovery Was Christmas MiracleA completely healthy four-year old girl had to fight for her life in an intensive care unit after catching the flu.
Yale Presents New Flu Vaccination Strategy In FloridaYale's Cancer Center developed a new vaccination strategy meant to reduce the risk of possibly life threatening flu infections in cancer patients.
Miami-Dade Feeling Effects Of Severe Flu SeasonThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned that this year’s flu season has hit early and hit hard. Their data also shows that Florida is one of 29 states with the highest level of flu activity.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
First Case Of Enterovirus-D68 Confirmed In Florida A 10-year-old Tampa area girl is recovering from the Enterovirus, it’s the first confirmed case of the disease in the state of Florida, according to the Florida Department of Health.
Fla. Group Providing 200,000 Students With Free Flu ShotsFlorida’s flu vaccination rates are well below the national average and a Florida organization plans to fix this problem by providing 200,000 free vaccinations to students this school year.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Two People Die Of Flu-Related Symptoms In Broward Health experts say the state’s flu season is just getting started. Broward Health officials, on Wednesday, received reports of two flu-related deaths.
Deadly Flu Season Impacting FloridaFlu season is in full swing across the country and in central Florida at least 12 people have died from influenza since last October, including five people under 40 years old.
Flu Season In Full Swing Across FloridaFlu season is in full swing across the state, and Florida Surgeon General and Secretary of Health Dr. John Armstrong urges everyone to get a flu shot.