Flu

5 common places where flu germs are hiding in your home

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You have probably missed cleaning these spots in your home, but you don't want to.Read more

VERIFY: Do disinfecting wipes provided at grocery stores fight flu germs?

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Do the wipes offered at grocery stores meant to use to wipe down carts actually protect against flu germs?Read more

Protecting yourself from cold and flu is a hands-off endeavor

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You might be surprised at how often you can potentially come in contact with infected surfaces, especially kids.Read more


Amid coronavirus fears, a second wave of flu hits US kids

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A second wave of flu is hitting the U.S., turning this into one of the nastiest seasons for children in a decade.Read more

Single father of child with special needs dies of flu complications

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Charlie Ewalt, 50, died at a Plano hospital from complications from the flu. His family says he was a single dad to a child with CHARGE syndrome.Read more

Flu is leading to school closures in Indiana

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A district spokesperson said at least 20 percent of students were out Thursday – many with flu-like symptoms.Read more

CDC warns flu vaccine does not match the virus hitting children especially hard

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Doctors say they’re completely safe, and they’re usually quite effective, but a new report from the Centers for Disease Control revealed this season’s flu vaccine is not...Read more

How to avoid germs at the gym? Exercise caution and cleanliness

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Going to the gym seems like a good idea, right? Except it's the height of cold and flu season and gyms can be a breeding ground for germs.Read more

Flu concerns lead to hospital visitor restrictions

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Nationally, this year's flu cases have been the worst in a decade.Read more


Doctor provides advice for parents sick with the flu

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The flu has claimed more than 20 lives in Indiana and it's making life miserable for thousands of people.Read more

4-year-old Iowa girl loses eyesight, nearly dies from flu

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A 4-year-old may be permanently blind from catching the flu.Read more