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Officials: Swine Flu Confirmed In Michigan Child

Health officials say a strain of swine flu is responsible for an illness that sickened a child who recently attended a county fair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2013

Sick Out: Natural Ways To Boost Winter Immunity

You can also help your body ward off viruses by staying hydrated, staying rested, washing your hands diligently and by exercising 30-60 minutes a day.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2013

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U-M: Children With Egg Allergies Can Safely Receive Flu Vaccine

Egg allergic children, including those with a history of anaphylaxis to egg, can safely receive a single dose of the seasonal influenza vaccine, according to a new study from the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

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Michigan Health Department Reports 434 Flu Cases

The health department says there is “widespread” flu activity in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2013

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$5 Walk-In Flu Shots Offered In Wayne County

The Wayne County Department of Public Health is hosting a $5 walk-in flu clinic for children and adults this Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2013

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CDC: Flu Reaches Epidemic Level In U.S.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reports 47 states now have widespread flu outbreaks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013

Getting a flu shot (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting, File)

300 Flu Cases Diagnosed In MI, Docs Talk Remedies, Rumors

“…Look for symptoms such as fevers that aren’t going away quickly, like over 100 degrees, look for symptoms like difficulty in breathing and mental status changes …”

CBS Detroit–01/11/2013

Michigan Reports 4th Child Flu Death This Season

Health officials say the number of Michigan children reported dead from the flu this season has risen to four.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

Expert: Stay Home If You Have The Flu

Beaumont epidemiologist Paula Keller told WWJ Newsradio 950’s Zahra Huber the disease is spread very easily through contact with sick people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2013

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2013 Flu Season Begins With A Bang

Michigan is beginning the new year with an unusually high number of flu cases and one flu death.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2013

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