flu

Dreamstime
January 15, 2019 - 11:39 am
The flu bug is back in metro Detroit and it is hitting hard.
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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, Henry Beverly, 73, battles the flu while tended to by nurse Kathleen Burks at Upson Regional Medical Center in Thomaston, Ga. As of January 2019, the current flu season is shaping up to be gentler than last winter’s unusually brutal one, health officials say. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
January 11, 2019 - 4:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's early, but the current flu season is shaping up to be gentler than last winter's unusually brutal one, U.S. health officials said. In most parts of the country, most illnesses right now are being caused by a flu strain that leads to fewer hospitalizations and deaths as the kind...
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Dreamstime
January 03, 2019 - 10:32 am
The flu is ramping up in Michigan.
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Dreamstime
December 21, 2018 - 2:52 pm
There is still plenty of flu vaccine available, according to Michigan health officials.
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Dreamstime
December 13, 2018 - 11:05 am
"If you think you have the flu, don’t take chances. Stay home."
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Dr. Deanna Lites
November 06, 2018 - 6:05 pm
The best way to protect yourself from the flu is to get a flu shot.
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Dreamstime
October 26, 2018 - 9:04 am
First it was just staff, then students started getting sick.
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Xofluza
This undated product image provided by Genentech shows a box for Xofluza, a pill for shortening the duration and easing symptoms of the flu. (Genentech via AP)
October 24, 2018 - 2:30 pm
In company testing on 1,064 people, the new meds ended coughing, sneezing and fever, or greatly reduced symptoms.
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Emergency response crews gather outside a plane at New York's Kennedy Airport amid reports of ill passengers aboard a flight from Dubai, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
September 05, 2018 - 8:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A large commercial jet from Dubai caused a scare on Wednesday after a pilot radioed that it would be landing at New York's Kennedy Airport carrying several passengers and crew members who fell ill with flu-like symptoms. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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(Dreamstime)
August 03, 2018 - 4:53 pm
Just like with seasonal flu, complications can lead to hospitalization and death.
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