Dallas County Reports 6th Flu DeathDallas County Health officials late afternoon reported its sixth flu related death this season-- even as doctors warn that the worst is likely yet to come.
U.S. Flu Season Off To Early Start, But Too Soon To Tell How Bad It'll BeThis year's flu season started picking up last month. Health officials stated that the flu vaccine seems well matched to the viruses that are making people sick.
DCHHS Now Offering Free Flu VaccineThe flu vaccine is free for all uninsured and low-income Dallas County residents.
Health Officials Brace For Potentially Bad Flu SeasonIt's flu shot time, and health officials are bracing for a potentially miserable fall and winter.
Study Prompts Call To Examine Flu Vaccine And MiscarriageA puzzling study of U.S. pregnancies found that women who had miscarriages between 2010 and 2012 were more likely to have had back-to-back annual flu shots that included protection against swine flu.
Adult Flu Vaccines Now Available In Dallas CountyDCHHS is offering the shots $20 and if the adult is covered by Medicare, the vaccine is free. DCHHS is awaiting shipment of the children’s flu vaccine.
Dallas County Reports First 2 Flu Related Deaths Of SeasonThe 95-year-old and 89-year-old residents of Dallas died after complications from the seasonal flu.
Top 5 Surprising Ways To Avoid Getting SickNo matter how hard you try avoiding the cold virus this time of year can seem near impossible. It's not.
Health Workers: North Texans Should Get Their Flu Vaccinations EarlyIt may not feel like it but flu season is already underway. Experts say flu season can run for up to nine months, but that doesn't mean you should wait until the last minute to get your flu shot.
Cancer Treatment As Simple As Flu ShotBaylor just made it through the first phase of FDA approval for the immunotherapy treatment of Carly Rutledge's cancer. Doctors say it is a landmark victory that could change the way they treat many other types of cancers.
DCHHS Offers Free Flu Vaccine Starting WednesdayDCHHS Medical Director Dr. Christopher Perkins encourages everyone to get the flu vaccine once a year.
Experts Advise Getting Vaccinated Regardless Of Flu Season SeverityIt's time to get your flu shots! The precautionary measure is important, but health experts seem to be in disagreement about how bad the 2105 flu season will be.