The good news: We’re officially past the peak of flu season. From here on out, doctors say reported cases will start to decrease, and your chances of getting the flu will drop significantly — until next December, anyway.
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.
Have You Gotten Your Shot? U.S. Flu Cases on the Rise, With Widespread Activity Reported in 7 States
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.