Sorry Kids! Say Bye to Nasal Flu SprayHealth officials are urging youngsters to roll up their sleeves for a shot.
Flu Reports Down in Illinois After Warm DecemberData shows that from Dec. 20 to Dec. 26, there were 49 flu-related intensive care unit admissions and two outbreaks. During roughly the same time last year, there were 323 ICU admissions and 70 outbreaks statewide.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Missouri Reports Widespread FluMissouri continues to report its influenza status as widespread despite plummeting numbers of new flu cases.
Flu Numbers Falling In St. LouisFlu numbers continue to fall throughout the St. Louis area.