Churchgoers Take Precautions As Flu Cases Spike In MassachusettsThe sign of peace usually involves a handshake at Catholic Mass. But during services at St. Anthony’s Shrine in Boston there were a lot of waves of recognition.
Maine Catholics Make Changes At Church In Response To FluThe diocese announced that it's suspending the sharing of consecrated wine during communion and holding hands during the Lord's Prayer.
School Teacher Dies Suddenly From Flu ComplicationsA popular teacher in Swampscott has died from the flu, according to her obituary.
Treating The Flu: Doctor, Urgent Care, Or Emergency Room?Dr. Mallika Marshall has some advice on how to weather this flu season.
Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Questions About The FluA Needham mother has died from the complications due to the flu.
Flu Cases Spike In Mass., Across The CountryCases of the flu have increased across the country, resulting in a season that health officials are calling “moderately severe,” the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported this week.
IV Bag Shortage Hits Hospitals Nationwide During Flu SeasonJust as flu season hits its stride, there is a nationwide shortage of intravenous bags used to deliver fluid and medications to patients.
Health Officials Warn Flu Season Could Be SevereHealth officials are warning that the United States could be facing a relatively severe flu season this year, in part because the flu vaccine may not be that effective.
Experts Concerned About Effectiveness Of This Year's Flu VaccineThe vaccine is your best protection against getting the flu, but a new study is raising concerns.
40 Percent Of Doctors, Nurses Have Gone To Work With The Flu, Survey FindsAccording to a survey of nearly 2,000 healthcare professionals, over 40 percent who say they've worked while sick actually had the flu as they met patients.
CDC: Flu Now Widespread In 37 States, Including MassachusettsFlu season often peaks in February
CDC Says Flu Mist Vaccine Not EffectiveIf you want to ward off the flu this year, you better get ready to roll up your sleeves and look away.