Swine Flu

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

A person holds a flu vaccine at the Institut Pasteur de Lille research centre on October 11, 2013 in Lille, northern France. French health authorities launched their annual flu vaccination campaign on October 9 insisting on the elderly and people at risk, even though French people are increasingly reluctant to get vaccinated. AFP PHOTO / DENIS CHARLET (Photo credit should read DENIS CHARLET/AFP/Getty Images)

H1N1 Presence Grows In Chicago

CBS 2 has learned another 41 cases have turned up at the University of Chicago medical campus.

12/27/2013

If you get the flu, ask these guys for help. (Credit: Mark Davis/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes: Pisces

I know, I know… You feel confident your grandmother’s remedies will keep you healthy and–if you do get sick–bring you back to full health. Sometimes though, frogs legs, witch’s tongue, brown M&Ms mixed with yellow Skittles, happy thoughts, chicken soup, Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul, Mitt Romney’s concession speech on repeat, Tumblr, puppies, medicine from a doctor who works out of the Wendy’s drive-thru window (honestly, he’s suspect, but his burgers are great), Game of Thrones, killing the Highlander, fruits and veggies (especially), and love just can’t heal you. Especially if you have the fly.

11/09/2012

Doctor Generic

Illinois Sees First Case Of New Swine Flu Strain

State health officials have confirmed Illinois’ first case of Swine Flu this year.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

H1N1

Researcher: Flu May Be On The Way Out

A University of Chicago researcher says the 2009 flu pandemic has provided clues that might help get rid of the disease entirely one day.

WBBM Newsradio–01/11/2011