Is It Too Early To Get The Flu Shot? Local Experts Say NoAs kids get ready to head back to school soon, it also means that flu season is not too far off.
CDC Warns Stubborn, Deadly Flu Season Now Longest EverThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say this year's flu season has been one of the longest since 1997 when they started keeping records.
CDC: This Season's Flu Vaccine Working Better, But Infections Hitting PeakThe vaccine has reduced the risk of going to the doctor for flu-related illness by 47 percent overall this season.
CDC Now Releasing Flu Infection Numbers In Real-TimeAs CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reported, we're not even into the peak of the flu season and millions of people have already come down with the virus.
Confirmed Flu Cases Rising Across New York State, Governor's Office SaysOfficials say the number of people hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed flu was 363 this past week, a 41 percent increase over the previous week.
FDA Approves First New Flu Drug In DecadesFor the first time in 20 years, the Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug to fight the flu.
Drop In Flu Vaccination Rates Sees Rise In Infection DeathsThe Centers For Disease Control confirmed on Thursday that last year's flu season was one of the worst ever.
Spring Flu Or Allergies? Influenza Season Not Over YetFlu season peaked in February and has decrease dramatically in the Tri-State Area, but flu seasons have long tails and we may see cases even into May.
Report: 6-Year-Old Conn. Boy Dies From Flu; Would Be 3rd Pediatric Flu Death There This SeasonDeMarcus Stanley White passed away last Wednesday, according to an obituary posted on the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home's website.
Communities In New Jersey, Connecticut In Mourning Following Possible Flu-Related Deaths Of 2 Young ChildrenEmma Splan's death further increases concern by parents and school officials fighting the epidemic.
Complete Flu Resource GuideAs the flu crisis continues to grow, medical professionals are urging tips and tactics for people to avoid spreading the disease.
Are Concerned Parents Giving Their Kids ‘Flu Anxiety’?With all of the horrifying stories of children dying due to the flu, parents are rightly concerned.
Health Department: 5-Year-Old Brooklyn Girl Died Of The FluThe city's health department confirmed Monday that a 5-year-old girl from Brooklyn died of the flu over the weekend. She is the fourth child to die from the virus in the city this season.
Another Girl Dies After Suffering Flu Symptoms In New York CityFlu fears were on the rise Sunday, after a fourth child died in New York City Saturday night after suffering flu symptoms.
Flu Blamed For 3rd Child Death In New York CityThe Health Department has confirmed a third New York City child has died of flu-related illness this season.