Flu

A nurse draws a dose of flu vaccine. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Denton Walmart Hosting Flu Shot Clinic

To help in the fight against the flu, a Walmart store in Denton is hosting a flu clinic on Thursday and Friday.

12/11/2014

A nurse draws a dose of flu vaccine. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Tarrant County Reports Two Flu Deaths

Two Tarrant County adults have died from the flu within the past 24 hours.

12/09/2014

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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.

10/22/2014

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Doctors: Ebola Fears Making People Forget About Flu Dangers

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.

KRLD–10/14/2014

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Study: Do-It-Yourself Flu Vaccine Effective

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.

10/08/2014

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Flu Shots = Big Business For Retailers

Forget the Black Friday ads for TVs and toys: stores are finding a way to lure in customers right now.

09/19/2014

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Texas A&M To Dedicate Flu Vaccine Center

Gov. Rick Perry will join other dignitaries in College Station at the dedication of what’s described as a national pandemic influenza vaccine facility.

09/18/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

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Schools Teaching Students To Fight Back Against Germs

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.

CBS 11–09/10/2014

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Doctors: Fight Illness With “Fist-Bumps” Over Handshakes

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.

05/22/2014

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UK Scientists Slam Flu Drug In Ongoing Debate

British scientists say there isn’t enough evidence to prove the antiviral drug Tamiflu reduces the spread of flu.

04/10/2014

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Dallas Teenager Dies From Flu

Dallas County Health and Human Services has confirmed that a 17-year-old Dallas County resident’s death was flu-related.

04/04/2014

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