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.
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 Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal FluThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
County Officials Report 2 Flu Related Deaths In WashtenawHealth officials in Washtenaw County are reporting their first flu-related deaths of the season.
First Cases Of Flu Reported In Michigan CountiesNo sooner does the flu season look like its off to a slow start than we get word of the first confirmed Michigan cases of influenza.
Doctors Say The Time For Flu Shots Is Now"If we put it off, we put it off, and we won't get vaccinated."
U-M: Children With Egg Allergies Can Safely Receive Flu VaccineEgg 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.
Michigan Reports 4th Child Flu Death This SeasonHealth officials say the number of Michigan children reported dead from the flu this season has risen to four.
Two Children Die From FluAn infant from southwest Michigan and a child from mid-Michigan died. As of December 20th there were 149 confirmed cases of the flu in Michigan.
Michigan Residents Urged To Get Flu Shots After Sudden Increase In CasesMichigan residents are being urged to take preventative action and get vaccinated against seasonal flu in the wake of a Centers for Disease Control report that said there has been a rapid increase in flu cases in the state.
Michigan Health Officials, Local Mom Urge Vaccinations Health officials in Michigan are urging residents to get vaccinated against whooping cough and influenza to help protect themselves and infants.
Officials: Flu Vaccine Offers Triple ProtectionFlu season has begun and it's time to prepare for flu shots for not only H1N1 but two other influenza strains.
U-M: Climate Change Could Increase Levels Of Bird FluAvian flu viruses do not normally infect humans. However, sporadic human infections with avian flu viruses have occurred.
Study: Lack Of Vaccine Leads To Faded Interest In Flu ShotWhen a new strain of influenza began to sicken even healthy younger adults three years ago, public interest in getting the vaccine started strong but declined over time even as more people were getting sick.
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.