Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Flu season appears to be in full swing in Massachusetts, with health officials reporting outbreaks in at least half the regions of the state.
For the first time there are vaccines that protect against four strains of influenza.
January 12, 2013 The flu outbreak continues to spread like wildfire with more than 700 reported cases here in Boston. On Wednesday January 9th, Boston Mayor Tom Menino declared a public health emergency and this […]
It’s not your imagination, the flu season is off to a bad start.
With winter being right around the corner, have you thought about getting a flu shot? The Massachusetts Department of Public Health wants to make sure we all stay healthy this flu season and they are encouraging everyone, especially children and the elderly to get the all essential flu shot, which you can get for free in some local flu clinics.
New Hampshire’s Department of Health and Human Services is reporting three flu cases, the first of the season.