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.
A Denton woman that was in a medically induced coma for over a month, diagnosed with H1N1, died Friday night.
A North Texas mother of three has died from the flu. Now her family is sharing their traumatic experience and encouraging others to take this year’s dangerous strain of influenza seriously.
The Tarrant County Health Department confirmed a sixth flu-related death in the county Tuesday.
The flu virus continues to be deadly across the DFW area, and now local health officials are concerned that the height of the epidemic has not even hit North Texas yet.
Despite the spring-like weather, the flu season may be weeks away from tapering off, according to the Dallas County health director.
JPS hospital in Fort Worth is extending hours at a network of neighborhood clinics to help relieve the crush of flu patients.