With a flu outbreak causing sickness here in Minnesota, everybody is looking for ways to avoid it. Experts say good hand washing is the key but there are other ways to avoid germs.
Many of the Minnesotans ending up in the hospital because of influenza are those who have had the flu vaccine.
A 14-year-old St. Louis Park girl is fighting for her life as she battles the flu and its complications.
Two more people have died and another 226 have been sent to the hospital in Minnesota due to influenza, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
This is the time of year we hear about people getting the flu, but more people than usual have already gotten sick.
A flu outbreak has hit Minnesota early and health officials say it could get worse.
The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting the first flu death in the state this season, and has raised the level of flu presence in the state to “widespread.” The identity of the person who died has not been released.
An infectious disease specialist with the Minnesota Department of Health says an increasing number of schools across the state are reporting flu-like illnesses.
For some families, getting a flu shot has become a part of their pre-winter routine. Even though the number of flu cases have been way down the past couple of winters.
From the flu in church to snorers who don’t wake up, we’re replying all to your Good Questions.
A new study suggests moms who get sick with the flu or fever while pregnant may have an increased risk of having a child with autism.
There’s a “misperception” that current influenza vaccines are highly effective, which is standing in the way of creating new, more effective vaccines, according to a new report from the University of Minnesota’s Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP).
Two more people have become ill with presumptive cases of swine flu linked with the Minnesota State Fair.
Two days before the Minnesota State Fair, a top health expert says the pig barn should be closed. That’s because a new strain of swine flu has made it to Minnesota.
It’s an early spring but a late flu season. In fact, the influenza season in Minnesota may have peaked only last week. The most recent weekly report indicated that 61 people were hospitalized with confirmed cases.