flu

(credit: CBS)

Dozens Already Hospitalized With The Flu In Colorado

The flu is hitting Colorado with dozens of people hospitalized, and now one death has been reported.

12/05/2013

Flu shots (credit: CBS)

Fight The Flu Now, Don’t Wait To Get The Shot

Fight the flu now. Don’t wait to get your flu shot. That’s advice from health experts on this year’s flu season.

09/25/2013

Flu shot (credit: CBS)

It’s Not Just A “Flu Shot” Any More

When it comes to flu vaccines, one size doesn’t fit all. This year, you’ll have a choice of a number of shots and sprays– even a new vacccine for people with egg allergies. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has a shopping list to pick and choose the new vaccine that’s right for you.

09/02/2013

Flu shots (credit: CBS)

A New Flu Shot — Hold The Eggs

If you are allergic to eggs, you’ve probably been told you can’t get a flu vaccine. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, a new vaccine — which is egg-free — will now be available for the upcoming flu season. Roll up your sleeve!

06/20/2013

Dr. Elizabeth Yarnell (credit: CBS)

Take Everyday Steps To Avoid Coming Down With The Flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the vaccination is the number one defense against the flu, but there also steps people can take every day to avoid the aches and pains of influenza.

02/06/2013

(credit: CBS)

Children’s Hospital Doctors Swamped With Flu, RSV Patients

The number of flu cases across Colorado remains high.

01/31/2013

Staff concentrates on cleaning the Elbert School after it was closed due to illness. (credit: CBS)

Elbert School Closed Because Of Widespread Illness

An entire school in Elbert has been closed because of widespread illness.

01/31/2013

(credit: CBS)

Flu Cases Still On The Rise In Colorado

New numbers out on Friday show that even though influenza cases seem to be leveling off in parts of the country, in Colorado they are still on the rise.

01/26/2013

Dr. Dave Hnida (credit: CBS)

The Triple Whammy

Does it seem like you’re catching one bug after another? Well, it’s not your imagination. Colorado is getting hit hard by a variety of illnesses. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida has some tips on warding off the evil bugs and germs lurking everywhere.

01/24/2013

(credit: CBS)

CU Health System Running ‘Extremely Low’ On Blood Donations

The University of Colorado Health System says their blood bank donations are down. In fact, they say it’s one of the worst years they’ve seen.

01/15/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,695 other followers