Doctors Say Spread Of Flu, Colds Are On The RiseMore than a year of masking and social distancing did more than just slow the spread of COVID-19. It stopped many common illnesses in their tracks.
MSU Will Require On Campus Students To Get Flu Vaccine Before Spring SemesterMichigan State University is requiring students who will be on any campus property this next semester to get a flu vaccine.
As Flu Season Approaches, Doctors Say Parents May Confuse the Symptoms with COVID-19With the flu season just around the corner parents and teachers may have a difficult time determining flu symptoms, from those of COVID-19 in children.
Health Officials: It’s Not Too Late To Get Flu Vaccine Before The HolidaysThe week of Dec. 1 is National Influenza Vaccination Week and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is reminding Michigan residents that it’s not too late to get vaccinated.
Most Pregnant Women Aren't Getting Flu And Whooping Cough ShotsMost pregnant women in the United States don't get flu and whooping cough vaccines even though the shots are safe and recommended as part of routine prenatal care, a report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.
Only Half Of Americans Plan To Get A Flu Shot This Year. Here's Why That's A ProblemWhile 60% of adults think that the flu vaccine is the best preventive measure against flu-related deaths and hospitalizations, only 52% said they planned to get one this season, according to a survey by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID).
Flu Hits Michigan With Two Pediatric DeathsThe flu is now widespread in nearly the entire country, according to the latest figures from the CDC.
Alpena Child Dies From Flu, Marks 2nd Michigan Child Dies This seasonHealth officials say an Alpena County child is the second to die from the flu this season.
Most Parents Still Rely On Myths To Avoid ColdsAs with many other aspects of parenting, when it comes to preventing colds, most parents trust the advice passed down by their own parents and grandparents.
Survey: Most US Adults Have Not Gotten A Flu Shot This Season Most US adults have not gotten a flu shot this season, according to a new survey from NORC, a research organization at the University of Chicago.
Flu Shot: Where To Get The Vaccine In MichiganIt's once again time to get yourself and your family vaccinated against the flu.