Health officials say there has been a widespread outbreak of flu across New York.
Widespread Flu Reports Across New York StateHealth officials say there has been a widespread outbreak of flu across New York.
CDC: High Flu Rates In The SouthThe CDC reports 7 southern states have high flu levels already.
NY Teen Nearly Dies After Coming Down With The FluDr. Max Gomez spoke to a young honors student who didn't get her flu shot because she didn't want to miss school. That almost cost her her life.
Spike In Hepatitis A Cases In N.J. Has Officials ConcernedInfectious disease experts are concerned about skyrocketing hepatitis A infections in New Jersey. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports
Doctors Advise People To Get Vaccinated For Flu ASAPFlu season is almost here, so doctors are reminding you to get your flu shots as soon as possible.
Bad Flu Season In Australia Could Be Warning For U.S.CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the warning from health officials after a bad flu season was reported in Australia.
Is It Too Early To Get A Flu Shot?CBS2's Tara Jakeway speaks with the experts about the flu shot and finds out when you should get one.
Doctors Treating Spike In Summer SicknessesCBS2's Tony Aiello has the latest on the spike in summer illnesses being reported.
How To Beat The Symptoms When Allergy Season HitsAllergy season is running late this year, but patients who suffer the annual runny nose and itching eyes know it’s just a matter of time. Dr. Max Gomez runs through options people have to avoid the worst of it.
Americans Still Suffering From Long Flu SeasonCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the nation's extremely long flu season and how to stay healthy.
New Jersey Parents Warned Of Whooping Cough OutbreakParents are being warned after a child was diagnosed with pertussiss, also known as whooping cough. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
2nd Child Dies Of Flu In New JerseyA second child has died of the flu in New Jersey, officials report.
CDC Touts Effectiveness Of This Year's Flu VaccineCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest.
Study Finds Hand Sanitizers Better Than Hand Washing For ToddlersWhile the CDC recommends children wash their hands a lot, such behavior is easier said than done - and hand sanitizers may be more effective. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Flu Outbreak Has Some Warned Off Emergency Room VisitsDespite the dangers associated with a widespread outbreak of the flu, experts say most healthy people with the flu should avoid the emergency room. CBS2's Tom Hanson reports.
CDC To Track Flu Season In Real TimeCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the CDC's plan to track this year's flu season with real time data.
Young Child Dies From The Flu In NJ, Health Department SaysIt's the state's first pediatric flu death this season.
CDC: Flu Numbers On The RiseOfficials report high activity in the Tri-State area. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
NYC Reports First Flu-Related DeathIt's the second reported death in the Tri-State area this week, and flu season is just getting underway. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has more on how to avoid getting sick.
FDA Approves New Flu-Fighting Drug XofluzaThe Food and Drug Administration approved the use of Xofluza, to be available for patients who are at least 12 years old a few weeks ahead of peak flu season. CBS2's Mary Calvi.
FDA Approves New Flu DrugFor the first time in 20 years, the Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug to fight the flu.
First Flu Death In Tri-State ReportedThe first person to die of flu in Connecticut this year has been reported.
First Flu Death Of The Season Reported In Conn.Connecticut's Department of Health says the first flu-related death of the season has been reported, and the patient was over 65.
Volunteer Firefighter Who Lost Limbs To Flu Returns HomeWill McCue, a 19-year-old volunteer firefighter in New City, returned home months after losing his hands and feet due to complications from the flu.