Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
While doctors don’t underestimate the viciousness of the Ebola virus they say the greater threat to public health, by far, is influenza. They’re concerned fears about Ebola will make people forget to get vaccinated.
A study suggests that do-it-yourself flu vaccine might be possible. Researchers found that military folks who squirted a nasal vaccine up their noses were as well-protected as others who got it from health workers.
Forget the Black Friday ads for TVs and toys: stores are finding a way to lure in customers right now.
Gov. Rick Perry will join other dignitaries in College Station at the dedication of what’s described as a national pandemic influenza vaccine facility.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
With flu season right around the corner, North Texas schools are teaching students to fight back against germs. But some researchers say one weapon – hand sanitizer – may not be as powerful as many people think.
A way to develop trust, the handshake is the universal sign of a deal. But some healthcare facilities are now urging their employees to do away with the handshake.
British scientists say there isn’t enough evidence to prove the antiviral drug Tamiflu reduces the spread of flu.
Dallas County Health and Human Services has confirmed that a 17-year-old Dallas County resident’s death was flu-related.
The Frisco police community is rallying to raise funds for a nine-year Frisco PD veteran who is fighting H1N1.
This year’s dangerous strain of the flu has claimed more North Texas lives in the past week.