Bat-Killing Fungus Found In Central TexasThe fungus that causes white-nose syndrome, a disease deadly to hibernating bats, has been found for the first time in Central Texas.
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.
Aretha Franklin Cancels Concerts Due To Doctor’s OrdersAretha Franklin is canceling two upcoming concerts on doctor’s orders.
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.
Another North Texas School Closes Due To FluThe flu epidemic has closed down yet another North Texas school.
Prevent Flu: Wash Your Hands, Avoid Public PlacesA century has passed since the Spanish Flu Pandemic killed off 3 to 5 percent of the world’s population, according to some estimates when it hit in 1918.
New Machine Built To Sanitize Schools From FluThe high number of flu deaths this winter have led some companies to take office sanitation to another level.
Frozen Meatballs Recalled For Potential Listeria ContaminationThe U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced a recall of 3,420 pounds of beef meatball products due to possible Listeria contamination.
When Is Flu Season?While seasonal influenza viruses can be detected year-round in the United States, flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter.
People At High RiskSome people are more likely to get flu complications that can result in hospitalization and sometimes death.
Flu Symptoms & ComplicationsInfluenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death.
Diagnosing The FluFlu viruses usually cause the most illness during the colder months of the year.