U.S. Approves First New Type Of Flu Drug In 2 DecadesXofluza is a pill that can reduce severity and shorten duration of flu symptoms after one just dose. It was developed by the Roche Group and Shionogi & Co.
Migrating Birds Create Flu Bonanza For Scientists To StudyResearchers carefully step around the nesting crabs to scoop up the evidence — potentially flu-infected bird droppings.
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.
Flu-Stricken Texas Teacher's Death Puts Focus On AntiviralsA North Texas teacher who died after getting sick from the flu became a talking point after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her antiviral drug prescription because the co-pay was too high.
Willie Nelson Cancels February Tour Dates Because Of FluAccording to Rolling Stone magazine, country singer Willie Nelson has canceled all of his February tour dates because he has come down with the flu.
Another North Texas School Closes Due To FluThe flu epidemic has closed down yet another North Texas school.
Groundhog Day Report: Flu's Worsening Shadow Blanketing U.S.It looks like Groundhog Day for the nation's flu report, too: It's gotten worse, and there are weeks of suffering ahead.
ER Nurse In Viral Video: 'Wash Your Stinking Hands'A Florida nurse's Facebook rant about the "cesspool of funky flu" in emergency room waiting areas is getting a lot of attention.
More Schools Closing Due To FluStafford and Italy ISD schools will be closed Thursday, February 1 and Friday, February 2 while cleaning crews decontaminate the schools for a high number of faculty and students who are out sick with the flu.
Texas School Closed For Flu Reopens As CDC Gives Pediatric WarningThe flu season is hitting North Texas hard. Three catholic schools closed in one week because of the exceptionally high number of students and faculty infected.
Flu Widespread Across U.S. For Third Straight WeekSick with the flu? You've got a lot of company. The flu blanketed the U.S. again last week for the third straight week.
Melissa ISD Cancels Classes Due To Influenza OutbreakThe Melissa ISD has cancelled classes Friday and Monday so buildings can be disinfected.
Seven More Die From Flu In Dallas CountyDallas County Health officials have confirmed seven more flu-related deaths.
Bonham ISD Cancels School For Week Due To FluAccording to the announcement posted on the school district's Facebook page, the recommendation to close the schools came from local health officials.
Paramedics Seeing Big Increase In Flu-Related CallsFirst responders protect themselves with masks and gloves and ambulances are continuously cleaned.