Cold and Flu

Free flu shots planned at Louisiana’s parish health units

Louisiana has among the highest levels of flu activity so far this season.

Protection from the flu: low number of Louisianan’s getting vaccinated

Doctors in Coastal Empire taking precautions after SC flu death

Doctors trying to prevent historic flu season

What the approval of a new flu drug means for you

Flu season begins, tips on how to fight it

Indiana records first death of 2018-2019 flu season

Continued Coverage

New flu drug will soon hit the market

FDA approves new flu treatment for first time in 20 years

La. Dept. of Health provides flu shots

Doctors: Now is the time to get your flu shot

CDC encourages ‘handwashing heroes’ to fight flu, diseases

Doctors expecting same strain as 2017, urge everyone to get flu shot now

Is This Year’s Flu Vaccine Really Effective?

It's a question many want to know: Is this year's flu vaccine really effective?

Pregnant women who get the flu shot have a lower risk of hospitalization, CDC says

The CDC says an estimated 80,000 Americans died of flu and its complications last winter.

Doctors urging all, especially children and elderly, to get flu shots

Doctors encouraging all, especially children and the elderly to get flu vaccine.

Retailers offer gift cards to get flu shots

'Tis the season to get your flu vaccine, but did you know you could get paid to get one?

Doctors say flu vaccines protect entire community, not just us

Medical experts strongly urge people to get their flu shots this year following a deadly season

Flu season is here! Here’s what you should know

Why don’t more Americans get the flu vaccine?

CDC says flu season deaths topped 80,000 last year

AP: 80,000 people died of the flu last year in US

Doctors: Get your flu shot now

Hospitals across the country were packed with flu patients last year and doctors are hoping to avoid a repeat.

Doctors encourage prevention ahead of flu season

With the flu season right around the corner, the sneezing, runny nose, and other symptoms are already closing in, with positive cases of the virus popping up.