While Panic Surrounds Coronavirus, Some 20,000 People Have Died From Flu This SeasonAs concerns about the coronavirus continue to grow in the U.S., the latest numbers from the CDC show an estimated 20,000 people have died of the flu.
Tarrant County Flu Cases Have Tripled Since DecemberSome of the hardest hit areas in Tarrant County are near Kennedale. "It's been the hot zone," said Dane Thurston, a physician's assistant at Community Med Urgent Care.
Dallas Area Churches & Gyms Aim To Curb The Spread Of FluPeople are being told to not shake hands with others or even just stay home altogether, in order to avoid spreading the flu even further throughout North Texas.
Texas Professor Invents Breath Monitor That Can Detect The FluA University of Texas at Arlington professor has invented a breath monitor that can detect the flu. The device is similar to breathalyzers used by police officers‚ is portable, lightweight and very accurate.
Flu Cases Spiking Across North TexasDallas County health officials say they could confirm a third flu-related death this week.
Family Warning Others After Wife & Mother Loses Flu BattleA 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.
Hospital Issues Flu Alert To Leave Kids At HomeCities across North Texas are taking strong measures to try to stop the spread of the flu. In fact, some hospitals are asking people to leave their children at home when they visit patients.
New Year's Events A 'Buffet' For The Flu VirusBig New Year’s events, local health officials warn, can be ideal places to catch the flu virus.