Deadly Flu Season Claiming 100 Lives Per Week, CDC WarnsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently estimated that 759 people died of flu-related illnesses between Oct. 7 and Dec. 23.
Flu Epidemic Causes Deaths To Spike In California -- With No End In SightThere were 32 reported deaths in just the last week alone.
'The Worst Nightmare:' A Mother's Emotional Warning After Daughter, 27, Dies From FluKatharine Gallagher had no pre-existing condition, her mother said.
Patient's Stifled Sneeze Leads To Ruptured Throat, Say DoctorsDoctors in England say stifling a big sneeze can be hazardous for your health in rare cases.
Flu Reaches Epidemic Levels, California Among States Hit HardestThe dominating strain this year, also known as H3N2, has already killed 42 people in California under the age of 65, compared to nine at this time last year.
Overwhelmed By Swelling Flu Cases, Some ERs Having To Turn Ambulances AwayFrom Laguna Beach to Long Beach, emergency rooms were struggling to cope with the increased cases of influenza and had gone into "diversion mode."
Urgent-Care Facilities Get Slammed Amid Flu SeasonThis winter is starting off as a rough one when it comes to the flu, as county health officials are warning that flu season isn't even in full swing and already, it's looking bad.
OC Toddler Dies After Contracting FluThe previously-healthy toddler was the county’s first flu-related death of the season.
40 Percent Of Doctors, Nurses Go 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.
Flu Season Is Here -- And So Are The Myths About VaccinesWill having a flu shot give you the flu?
Tustin Mother Fighting For Her Life After Contracting FluThe 39-year-old woman was diagnosed with the flu, which progressed to pneumonia.
Yoko Ono, 83, Released From Hospital After Being Admitted For FluSean Ono Lennon said on Twitter Saturday that his mother was "running about as usual" after getting home.

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