By Justin Caba | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 16:43
Chandler Webb, 19, died about a month after receiving a standard flu shot, and his mother is certain the vaccination caused her son's death.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 10/11/2013 - 13:29
The government shutdown has now seeped into flu season, which means the CDC can't track hospitalizations or outbreaks of the disease.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 09/14/2013 - 17:53
The U.S. Air Force says it won't offer free flu vaccinations to its civilian workforce this year, as the service shifts budgetary priorities due to sequestration cuts.
By Jonathan Weiss | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 13:16
A review of over 40 years of data shows that even if the yearly flu shot is not well-matched to the circulating strain, it is still effective in prevention.
By Anoopa Singh | Thu, 05/30/2013 - 18:35
The Tamiflu dosage debate is over: a standard single dose is just as effective as double dose for treating severe influenza.
By Christie Rizk | Fri, 05/24/2013 - 17:08
A mysterious illness that struck seven people in Alabama earlier this week has been determined to be a combination of cold and flu viruses.
By Jonathan Weiss | Thu, 05/23/2013 - 14:45
By creating a completely artificial flu-like structure, researchers are on their way to reducing yearly flu shots to just once in a lifetime.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 05/16/2013 - 17:19
The surprising discovery of the H1N1 swine flu virus in elephant seals off the California coast leads scientists to believe the disease may spread between mammal species.
By Makini Brice | Fri, 02/01/2013 - 10:45
It is flu season!
By Amber Moore | Thu, 01/17/2013 - 10:40
A new study based on more than 117,000 pregnancies has found that there was no risk of still-births for pregnant women who took vaccine against 2009 H1N1 influenza virus.
By Martin Grens | Mon, 01/14/2013 - 08:35
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a public health emergency on Saturday, giving pharmacists permission to administer flu vaccinations to more people.