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.
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.
Warm Weather Brings More Allergies To The SouthlandThe warm weather has already started to cause problems for people with allergies in the Southland.
Women Fight Infections Better? Study Finds 'Man Flu' Really May Exist, Thanks To EstrogenA new study suggests estrogen helps women fight infection better.
Victims Of Shoulder Injuries From Flu Shot Eligible For Cash CompensationWhile doctors say a little soreness after a flu shot is perfectly normal, these victims developed serious orthopedic injuries.
Beat The Cold And Flu This Season!Hannah Miles, Lead Herbalist and Nutrition Counselor at Pharmaca, visited the KCAL9 studios Monday to show viewers five ways to beat the cold and flu.
33-Year-Old Man The First To Die Of Flu In Riverside County This YearA 33-year-old Riverside County man is the first county resident to die from the flu this year, health officials confirmed Wednesday.
San Bernardino County Reports First 2 Flu-Related DeathsTwo people in San Bernardino County have died of flu-related symptoms, health officials confirmed Thursday.
Pharmacies Experience Shortage Of Cough Syrup With Codeine As Many Fall IllPharmacies across Los Angeles are experiencing a shortage of a cough syrup with codeine as the cold and flu season takes a toll.