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.
Widespread Flu Infections Claim 7 Lives In IllinoisUp to 122 people have been admitted to the intensive care units at Illinois hospitals for treatment of the flu. Seven of those people died.
Some Flu-Stricken Workers Wonder: Go To Job, Or Stay Home Without Pay?CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talked with one Chicago man who says he can’t afford to miss work.
Flu Season Hitting Earlier, Harder This YearThe flu season in the Chicago area is hitting harder than in the last couple of years.
Flu Season Kicks Off Early, StrongThe flu is back with a vengeance this year, earlier than usual and affecting more people this winter.
Worker Illness On Rise, But It's Still Too Early For FluHave you noticed some coworkers sneezing around you? We have - and we asked WBBM's Steve Miller to ask a doctor what's going around.
City Urges Everyone To Get A Flu Shot, And Not To WaitThe leaves are starting to change and there is definitely a chill in the air, so you can be sure that flu season is just around the corner.
CDC: Get Your Flu Shot NowThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is issuing a reminder that if you haven't already gotten a flu shot this season, now is the time to do it.
Researcher: Flu May Be On The Way OutA University of Chicago researcher says the 2009 flu pandemic has provided clues that might help get rid of the disease entirely one day.