Vaccine Developed for Canine InfluenzaThere have been no confirmed, suspected or reported cases of the Canine Influenza in Missouri, but if there is an outbreak in the state, there is now a vaccine. The key is acting quickly.
Recent Influenza Outbreak Seen in DogsAn outbreak of canine influenza in Chicago has already killed 1,000 dogs, and city officials are calling it an epidemic.
St. Louis County School Closes Due to Stomach VirusSt. Norbert Catholic School has so many students and teachers out sick that the school decided to close on Friday and thoroughly clean rooms.
Red Cross: Harsh Winter Depleting Blood DonationsEndless snow, extreme cold, and widespread flu keeping donors at home.
Seasonal Flu Hits St. Louis HardIn St. Louis County, the number of confirmed flu cases last week totaled 265 - more than half of the 422 cases so far this season.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
SLU Researchers Working Toward Universal Flu VaccineWhile many go about getting that annual flu shot, researchers at St. Louis University are looking for ways to improve the protection the vaccines give.
Chances for Free Flu Shots are Coming UpOn 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.
Flu Season is Approaching - Time to Get VaccinatedDr. Tom Frieden says getting vaccinated is the single most important step we can take to protect ourselves and our families against influenza.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
St. Louis Avoids Second Wave of FluThere's a second wave of the flu now hitting New Jersey, Connecticut and New York, but St. Louis seems to have missed it.
Health Officials in Both Missouri and Illinois Downgrade Flu StatusFor the first time in 8 weeks, Missouri and Illinois now say they are seeing regional flu activity, as opposed to widespread activity.