H1N1 Virus

Andrean High School in Merrillville, Ind. (Credit: AHS)

Merrillville School Closed For Disinfection After Students Contract Swine Flu

Andrean High School president Harry Vande Velde III said the school was closed “for a thorough cleaning” on Monday.

11/24/2014

Flu vaccine and a syringe are displayed on a table. (Photo by Robert Giroux/Getty Images)

Widespread Flu Infections Claim 7 Lives In Illinois

Up to 122 people have been admitted to the intensive care units at Illinois hospitals for treatment of the flu. Seven of those people died.

01/08/2014

Patient receives shot of flu vaccine (AP File Photo)

HHS Secretary: Get A Flu Shot Now

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is encouraging people to get their flu shots and leading by example.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Patient receives shot of flu vaccine (AP File Photo)

Man Suing Bosses Over Complications From Flu Shot

It’s supposed to keep you from getting sick, but a far north suburban resident said he came down with a serious neurological disorder after being pressured by his bosses to get a flu shot.

CBS 2–03/29/2011