Flu

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SLU Researchers Working Toward Universal Flu Vaccine

While many go about getting that annual flu shot, researchers at St. Louis University are looking for ways to improve the protection the vaccines give.

09/25/2014

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Chances for Free Flu Shots are Coming Up

On Saturday, Sept. 27 from 8 a.m. to noon, SSM Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center and St. Mary’s Health Center will offer free flu shots in its first ever drive-thru flu shot clinic.

09/23/2014

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Flu Season is Approaching – Time to Get Vaccinated

Dr. Tom Frieden says getting vaccinated is the single most important step we can take to protect ourselves and our families against influenza.

09/19/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

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St. Louis Avoids Second Wave of Flu

There’s a second wave of the flu now hitting New Jersey, Connecticut and New York, but St. Louis seems to have missed it.

04/17/2014

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Health Officials in Both Missouri and Illinois Downgrade Flu Status

For the first time in 8 weeks, Missouri and Illinois now say they are seeing regional flu activity, as opposed to widespread activity.

02/28/2014

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Missouri Reports Widespread Flu

Missouri continues to report its influenza status as widespread despite plummeting numbers of new flu cases.

02/20/2014

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Flu Numbers Falling In St. Louis

Flu numbers continue to fall throughout the St. Louis area.

02/14/2014

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Tragic Reminder: Get a Flu Shot

An Arkansas woman with the flu died at a local hospital just three weeks after losing her baby.

02/13/2014

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Flu Number Slowly Dropping in St. Louis County

St. Louis County saw 62 new flu cases this past week, compared to 80 the week before.

02/07/2014

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