5-Year-Old Dies From Flu-Related IllnessAs of April 14, eight children have died this flu season in Illinois. Nationwide the total number of pediatric deaths has reached 156.
CDC Says Flu Season Not Over YetCaused by viruses, flu is a contagious respiratory illness with mild to severe symptoms that can sometimes lead to death.
Flu Season Spikes Orange Juice SalesOrange juice sales jumped in January with nearly 39 million gallons sold.
There's Still Time To Get A Flu ShotThe vaccine could either protect you from the flu or at least help reduce the severity of your symptoms.
Flu Cases Surging In Cook County In The Past Few WeeksCook County health officials said their hospitals and clinics saw 46 confirmed cases of flu from Oct. 21 through Dec. 24. In the two weeks that followed, there were 103 cases.
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.