Gardner Middle School Taking Precautions After 5 Students Diagnosed With FluA school in Gardner is taking precautions after five students were diagnosed with the flu in recent days.
Teenage Boy From Middlesex County Dies From Flu-Related IllnessState health officials say this is the fourth flu-related pediatric death of the season.
CDC: Flu Season May Not Have Peaked, Another Wave Of Severe Infections UnderwayFlu activity remains high across the nation.
The Flu Is Still Here And It's Getting More AggressiveOfficials say the most predominant strain is no longer a milder one, but one that is more severe.
Father Pleads For Answers After 4-Year-Old Dies From FluA heartbroken Lowell father is searching for answers following the death of his four-year-old daughter from complications of the flu.
Third Child Dies From Flu-Related Illness In MassachusettsThere has been a third flu-related death in Massachusetts.
This Year's Flu Shot Less Than 50% Effective, According To CDCA flu shot is still recommended for those who have neglected to get one, but the CDC estimated this year's vaccine's overall effectiveness in preventing an infection at just 47%.
Second Child In Mass. Dies From Flu-Related IllnessA girl from Middlesex County has died from a flu-related illness, the state Department of Health announced Friday.
12-Year-Old Milford Boy Dies From Flu-Related IllnessA 12-year-old boy from Milford has died from a flu-related illness. The boy was a student at the Stacy middle School.
Flu Shot More Effective Than Nasal Vaccine For Kids, Study FindsA new study reinforces that among children, nasal spray vaccine appears to have reduced effectiveness against the flu, compared with the shot.
Most US Adults Have Not Gotten A Flu Shot For This Mild SeasonThe mild season is a dramatic shift from the previous flu season, which was the deadliest in decades.
Top Flu Vaccine Myths DebunkedAs we head into the heart of flu season, Dr. Mallika Marshall provides the facts you need to know to keep you and your family safe.
University Offers $3,500 To Get Sick And Stay At 'Hotel Influenza'St. Louis University is willing to fund your vacation under one condition: you have get sick and agree to stay at "Hotel Influenza."
Bill Gates Commits $12 Million To Help Find A Universal Flu VaccineAfter a devastating flu season around the world, Bill Gates is joining the search for a universal vaccine for the potentially deadly virus.
HealthWatch: FDA Warns Against Fraudulent Flu RemediesThe FDA is warning consumers about flu remedies that are making suspicious claims.