Flu Season Takes A Turn For The Worse, Schools Close In Michigan, 12 Other StatesFlu activity increased over the past week, squelching hopes of an early peak and leading at least 12 states to shut down some schools.
Report: One-Third Of US Parents Plan To Skip Flu Shots For Kids This SeasonThirty-four percent of US parents said their child was unlikely to get the flu vaccine this year, according to a report published Monday by C.S. Mott Children's Hospital.
Flu Season Is Here: How Not To Get The Flu BugLast year's flu season was among the worst in decades, and experts are warning everyone to prepare now and start taking precautions.
Report: Flu Season Deaths Top 80,000 Last YearAn estimated 80,000 Americans died of flu and its complications last winter, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This means it was the deadliest season in more than four decades.
Avoid The 'Back-To-School' Plague Of Flu And ColdOn average, elementary school children get six to eight colds each school year, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Flu Season Begins: Get Vaccinated Now, Experts SayWhile flu season usually starts to peak in December, outbreaks can happen now — so it's not too early to get a flu shot.
Most Intense Flu Season In Recent Years Hits MichiganFlu season usually peaks in January and February — but it appears to be at full strength right now here in Michigan.
Flu Strikes Early: Record Number Of Cases Reported In Metro DetroitFlu season usually peaks in January and February — but it appears to be at full strength right now here in Michigan.
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.
CDC: Earliest Flu Season In A DecadeHealth officials say the flu season is off to its earliest start in nearly 10 years -- and it could be a bad one.
Flu Shot Immunization May Be A Matter Of EducationRight now there are 30 states that are reporting cases of the flu ... and the peak doesn't hit until January and February.
Flu Shots Available In Macomb CountyThe Macomb County Health Department will offer the seasonal flu vaccine beginning Monday, Sept. 19, at its Mount Clemens, Warren and St. Clair Shores Health Centers.
Medical Groups Urge Flu Shots For Pregnant Women
Time For Your Flu Shot, But Just One This Year