Breaking News:

Influenza

Add to Favorites | Subscribe | Share

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Medicine

Channels:

Influenza A, universal vaccine, Flu Vaccines, Nanoparticle Vaccine , Immunity, Bao-Zhong Wang, Lei Deng, Institute for Biomedical Sciences, National Institutes Of Health (NIH)

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 24-Jan-2018 5:00 AM EST

Medicine

Science

Channels:

Flu Shot, Influenza, Virus, Infectious Disease, Genetics, Interferons, Vaccines

Flu Vaccine Could Get a Much-Needed Boost

More than 700,000 Americans were hospitalized due to illnesses associated with the seasonal flu during the 2014–15 flu season, according to federal estimates. A radical new approach to vaccine development at UCLA may help lower that figure for future flu seasons.

Medicine

Channels:

Influenza, H3N2, flu, flu and children, Influenza A, Influenza B

Flu Season: How to Stay Healthy

Feature.jpg

A Rutgers medical expert explains why this year’s flu season is so fierce and how you can protect yourself

Medicine

Channels:

Influenza, Flu Shot, Flu Season, influenza antibodies, Vaccination

Influenza Expert: “Despite What You’ve Heard, It’s Still a Good Idea to Get Your Flu Shot”

Medicine

Channels:

Influenza, flu, Pandemic

Previous Influenza Virus Exposures Enhance Susceptibility in Another Influenza Pandemic

2013-01-0100.46.11-2.jpg

New data analysis suggests that people born at the time of the 1957 H2N2 or Asian Flu pandemic were at a higher risk of dying during the 2009 H1N1 Swine Flu pandemic as well as the resurgent H1N1 outbreak in 2013-2014. And it is not the first time this has happened.

Medicine

Channels:

Influenza, Vaccine, Flu Shot, Flu Season

Early Testing for Influenza Symptoms Critical This Flu Season

Skolnik-usethisone.jpg

Medicine

Channels:

tips, Health Tips, Common Cold, Flu Season, Reducing Risk, Sleep, Immune System, zinc

Doctor Offers Tips on Warding Off a Cold

JosephLadapo.jpg

There a few common sense, if perhaps overlooked, steps one can take to reduce one’s risk for catching a cold.

Medicine

Channels:

flu, flu and children, Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Cold and flu prevention

Loyola Medicine Pediatrician Offers Advice for Parents to Help Keep Children Safe from the Flu

Loyola Medicine pediatrician Bridget Boyd, MD, has some advice for parents on how to help their child fend off the flu and what to do if they do get sick.

Medicine

Channels:

flu, Influenza

Flu Expert: More Than Half of the Country is Seeing a Spike in Flu Cases Due to Rapidly Evolving H3 Strains

FriesBettina.jpg

Medicine

Channels:

Influenza, flu

Cedars-Sinai Epidemiologist Discusses Best Ways to Stay Healthy as Flu Season Peaks

JonathanGreinMD.jpg

Influenza is a serious illness that sometimes can result in death. Jonathan Grein, MD, Cedars-Sinai medical director of Hospital Epidemiology, is available to discuss ways to keep healthy as flu activity surges dramatically.







Chat now!