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Colorado Still Reporting Widespread Flu Activity

Forty-four states are still reporting widespread flu activity, including Colorado.

01/31/2015

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Flu Mounts Most Serious Challenge In Decade, Vigilance Urged

As Colorado witness a record number of hospitalizations due to the flu, the CDC said this season’s vaccination is merely 23 percent effective in preventing the virus.

01/16/2015

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Colorado Flu Outbreak Could Be Turning A Corner

Cases of influenza in Colorado could be on the decline after there were fewer reported cases of the flu last week than the previous week.

01/10/2015

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Boulder County Not Immune To Nasty Flu Outbreak

Boulder County is seeing a big increase in flu cases this season.

01/09/2015

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There’s Still More To Come During This Nasty Flu Season

The latest numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show influenza is now widespread in 43 states — up from 36 states the previous week. That includes Colorado.

01/05/2015

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Severe Flu Season Hits Elderly Hard In Larimer County

More than 100 patients have been hospitalized with the flu in Larimer County since October, potentially making this flu season the most severe in a decade.

01/02/2015

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Colorado Flu Cases Show No Sign Of Slowing Down

The number of influenza cases in Colorado continues to climb.

12/29/2014

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1/3rd Of Patients At Grand Junction VA Nursing Home Have The Flu

One-third of the patients at a veterans nursing home in Grand Junction have the flu, and the facility has been closed to most visitors, officials said Sunday.

12/28/2014

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Flu Cases Climb In Colorado

The number of patients hospitalized by the flu in Colorado continues to climb.

12/24/2014

Researcher Dr. Stephen Rennard and wife preparing Grandma's chicken soup (credit: University of Nebraska)

Who Needs a Doctor When You Have Grandma’s Chicken Soup Recipe?

This year’s flu shot doesn’t seem to work as advertised… and some people are just stubborn and ignore them anyway…so what do you do if you get sick? The answer is an easy one: turn to Grandma. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has the official chicken soup Rx used to ease the flu as shown in several studies.

12/22/2014

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