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An Iowa girl who lost her vision after almost dying from the flu has regained her eyesight, her mother said.
Stoics who may boast about their high pain tolerance are more likely to complain about the symptoms of colds and influenza, according to new research.
Getting vaccinated for the flu may have prevented about six out of 10 people from becoming infected in an early Canadian flu season, according to a new study.
The first type of flu virus we are exposed to in early childhood dictates our ability to fight the flu for the rest of our lives, according to a new Canadian study.
The president of the Ontario Medical Association said antiviral flu medications aren’t typically prescribed to flu patients because they just don’t work that well for the general population.
More than 160 influenza outbreaks were reported across Canada during a three-week period, according to the most recent report from the Public Health Agency of Canada.
A 4-year-old girl in Iowa nearly died and is now blind because of the flu, and her parents have a message: Get your child vaccinated.
In addition to handwashing and vaccinations, Canadians may want to consider investing in a humidifier this winter to keep the flu at bay, according to researchers.
Influenza activity in Canada is only sporadic right now, but that will likely change soon as we enter the traditional flu season.
Cases of a flu strain that is particularly hard on seniors and older adults have been steadily increasing since mid-January, according to the latest public health data.
The World Health Organization has launched a strategy to protect people worldwide over the next decade against the threat of influenza, warning that new pandemics are "inevitable"