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Study: Flu medications could spread sickness

Could cold and flu drugs help spread the flu? Some researchers think so.

Monday - 01/27/2014, 09:13am EST

Tags: dick uliano, medicine, McMaster University

Va. flu cases still widespread, 1 pediatric death

Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 09:10am EST

Tags: influenza

Flu shot: New options, guidelines for those with egg allergy

Chicken eggs have long been used in the production of injectable vaccines, prompting some allergy sufferers to shy away from flu shots.

Monday - 01/20/2014, 06:19am EST

Tags: Paula Wolfson, health, influenza

Young child is Va.'s first flu death

A pre-school age child in Northern Virginia has died from the flu, according to the Virginia Department of Health.

Saturday - 01/18/2014, 10:14pm EST

Tags: influenza, Virginia Department of Health

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Home health: How to avoid germ hot spots in your home

With cold and flu season in full force, many make extra effort to keep homes germ-free. But there are still items that may be overlooked.

Monday - 01/13/2014, 04:46am EST

Tags: germs, Paula Wolfson

A flu shot can still do you good

The disease "really has reached virtually the entire component of the United States," according to Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Wednesday - 01/08/2014, 03:35pm EST

Tags: flu season, flu shot, flu shots, Flu vaccine, John Aaron

Flu could overtake unexpected age group in area

It's still early in the flu season but widespread flu is reported in Virginia, while there are fewer cases of flu right now in Maryland and D.C.

Sunday - 12/29/2013, 08:55am EST

Tags: flu season, influenza, dick uliano

Rest, hygiene and hydration key to holiday health

Getting sick during the holidays is the last thing anybody wants. But so many people get worn down that it doesn't take much for a scratchy throat and sniffles to kick in.

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 05:37am EST

Tags: Christmas, holidays, one medical group, Paula Wolfson, staying well during holidays, Will Kimbrough

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