A report released Monday shows that Los Angeles County has outpaced the rest of the country in reducing its mortality rate over the past decade.
A San Fernando Valley woman has become the first person in Los Angeles County to die from influenza-related complications this season.
The Health Department Monday confirmed Los Angeles County’s first influenza case of the season.
Actor Burt Reynolds is in the intensive care unit of a Florida hospital, suffering from the flu.
Amid a sharp uptick in the number of patients being treated for flu-like symptoms, one Mission Viejo doctor said Friday he has seen several that were already vaccinated.
California health officials say flu activity is now widespread throughout the state as the death toll for people under 65 climbs.
California health officials say flu activity is now widespread throughout the state, and one new death in people under 65 has been reported, bringing this season’s death toll to five people.
A second person has died from the flu in Orange County.
An increase in emergency room visits for the flu has led Los Angeles Health officials to urge all residents to get vaccinated.
A 51-year-old man from Fountain Valley has become the first person in Orange County to die from influenza-related complications this season.
The man who invented Zicam was sentenced Thursday to three years of probation for illegally marketing an unapproved drug he claimed could prevent and treat bird flu.
Four flu cases have been confirmed this year in Los Angeles County, health officials said.
Health officials are reporting the season’s first Orange County flu death. Three other deaths have recently been reported in Los Angeles County.
County health officials say at least three people have died from flu in the past two weeks in Los Angeles County.