State health officials say flu-related hospitalizations peaked in early January but new cases are still being reported.
Lots of germs attacking us here in Colorado. How do you know whether it’s a simple cold, or the dreaded “flu”? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains why it’s important to know the difference — and how to use the “FACTS” to tell.
The number of people hospitalized for the flu keeps growing but health experts said it’s not too late to protect yourself and get a flu shot.
The flu season is sending hundreds of Coloradans to the hospital, and unlike years past, many of the patients are not elderly.
Welcome to the influenza season of 2013-2014.
Health officals say the bug has hit hard and fast– and it you haven’t had your flu vaccine, it’s not to late… but you had better hurry up. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports on the worst season since 2009.
Health officials warn that Colorado is in the throes of one of the worst flu seasons since 2009, but there is still plenty of vaccine available.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says the number of hospitalizations because of the flu this season so far is in the hundreds.
The flu is hitting Colorado with dozens of people hospitalized, and now one death has been reported.
Weld County is reporting the first death of the Colorado flu season – a young adult who died of the H1N1 strain.
Flu season is just around the corner, and we’re being told now is the time to get vaccinated. But fewer that half of adults get a flu vaccine. Why? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the myths that may leave you sicker than a dog.