Search Result

Search Tags:  National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Upsurge in flu, H1N1 deaths among younger population

Although winter's cold may be subsiding, the risk of serious illness or death associated with the flu still exists and now, a resurgence of the H1N1 virus is causing a dramatic rise in deaths of younger people.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 10:23am EST

Tags: Anthony Fauci, flu, vaccine, H1N1, Sarah Beth Hensley


The truth about the flu shot: Myth vs. reality

Suspicions and misconceptions about the flu vaccine are everywhere. Some say they caught the virus despite being vaccinated, others say they've heard this year's vaccine is ineffective and others worry they got vaccinated too early -- or too late -- for it to work.

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 01:01pm EST

Tags: flu, Anthony Fauci,

Fauci: Nation to experience 'one of the worst flu seasons'

The flu season is on track to be nearly one of the worst in a decade, according to Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 12:05pm EST

Tags: Dr. Anthony Fauci, Colleen Kelleher