By Ben Wolford | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 10:14
Doctors are over-prescribing useless, harmful drugs while under-prescribing effective, harmless ones. Epidemiologists are trying to stop this.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 12/27/2013 - 17:03
The first wave of flu season leaves the pediatric death toll at four, as H1N1 remains a common strain in widespread infection in 10 states.
By Peter Sergo | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 18:03
Over 60 researchers from 26 countries established that the death toll of the 2009 influenza outbreak could be as high as 203,000, with global regions being affected in widely differing degrees.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 10/21/2013 - 18:01
In an effort to create a universal flu vaccine, scientists have discovered that inhibiting some aspects of the immune response allowed the vaccine to create antibodies that target proteins shared by every strain.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 11:12
The CDC's latest report shows that flu vaccine coverage is on the rise, most notably among children.