Bill Gates Commits $12 Million To Help Find A Universal Flu VaccineAfter a devastating flu season around the world, Bill Gates is joining the search for a universal vaccine for the potentially deadly virus.
Even When Just 20 Percent Effective, Flu Vaccine Saves LivesEach winter, many people wonder if its worth getting a flu shot, while health officials repeatedly warn against not getting one. Now, a new study sheds light on the benefit of doing so.
CDC Warns Second Wave Of Flu Has BegunIn a March 23 release the CDC announced that overall flu cases are finally dropping however, "Influenza B" cases have jumped above the more common "Influenza A" virus.
Free Mobile Flu Vaccination Clinics Extended In Dallas CountyWhile health experts have said the worst of the flu season appears to be behind us, no one is immune from getting it, especially those who have not yet gotten a flu shot.
Want To Avoid The Flu While Flying? Try A Window SeatWorried about catching a cold or the flu on an airplane? Get a window seat, and don't leave it until the flight is over.
Form Of Avian Flu Found At Chicken Farm In Sulphur SpringsTexas and federal agriculture authorities are testing birds and poultry after inspectors detected a low-pathogenic form of avian flu at a chicken farm in Hopkins County.
Flu Cases Decreasing, But CDC Warns That Season Isn't Over YetThe number of people sick with the flu has continued to decrease across the nation, but experts with the CDC warned that the season is not over yet.
Worst Of Bad US Flu Season Finally Over As Illnesses Decline The worst of the nation's nasty flu season is finally over.
New Flu Strain Spreading Fast Across TexasThe deadly flu season is far from over, and now it's strain B that's spreading fast in Texas.
Dallas County Health And Human Services To Offer Free Flu ShotsCheck locations here.
Federal Panel Says It's OK To Use Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine AgainTwo years ago, a federal group pulled its recommendation for FluMist after research found that it wasn't working against swine flu, the kind of flu that was making most people sick then.
Doctors Remind That It's Not Too Late To Get The Flu ShotTwo more people in Dallas County have died from flu-related illnesses. That brings the total number to 69 flu-related deaths in Dallas County this season, and the season is not over yet.