A 47-year-old mother of two who was planning to marry her fiancé in the fall died one week after being diagnosed with the flu.
California Mom, 40, Who Competed in Marathons Dies Two Days After Flu Diagnosis.
It doesn't matter if you run marathons or play sports, when it comes to the flu, no one is completely immune.
Health officials last week said flu was blanketing the country but they thought there was a good chance the season was already peaking.
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Then CDC offers key prevention measures and helpful resources for holiday travellers and meeting attendees.
According to health warnings issued by nine different countries across Africa, it looks like the plague (otherwise known as the 'Black Death'), is back.
The flu-related death of a 21-year-old fitness buff from Pennsylvania is a chilling reminder that the virus can kill anyone.
A deadly "superbug" fungus that is hard to spot and harder to kill is slowly infiltrating U.S. hospitals, health experts say. Candida auris enters the bloodstream, spreads throughout the body and causes a variety of infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns. More than 60 cases have been identified in the U.S., all but a few of them in New York and New Jersey. The CDC has alerted hospitals and other health care facilities across the nation to watch out for the relatively ne