Flu season

(AP)

243 Deaths From Flu This Season In California; Health Officials Say Numbers Reflect Decline

California health officials said the recent numbers show an overall statewide decline in the number of deaths this season, and that the number of hospitalizations are tapering back to normal levels.

02/15/2014

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Bay Area Doctors Report Late-Season Rush For Flu Shots

With the flu continuing to spread at an alarming, and deadly rate in California, doctors said there’s a late season rush for flu shots.

02/05/2014

A syringe filled with influenza vaccination is seen at a Walgreens Pharmacy on January 14, 2014 in Concord, California. Public health officials are encouraging residents to get flu shots as an aggressive strain of the H1N1 'swine flu' has killed 15 people in the San Francisco Bay Area. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2nd Flu Death Of Season Recorded In San Francisco

The second flu-related death of the season has been recorded in San Francisco, city health officials said Wednesday.

01/22/2014

(CBS)

First Bay Area Flu-Related Death Reported In Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County health officials announced on Thursday the first known Bay Area flu-related death of the season.

01/17/2013

A man receives a flu shot. (Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images)

Some Bay Area Residents Having Trouble Tracking Down Flu Shot

Public health officials have said that the best option for finding a flu shot at this point is to go to your doctor’s office because they get their doses from a different suppliers than big box stores, which are running out.

01/15/2013

(AP)

Bay Area Hospitals Confirm Uptick in Flu Symptoms, Warn of Another Virus

Local Bay Area hospitals are reporting an uptick in people complaining of flu-like symptoms, but doctors warn that other bugs are floating around too that might make you think it’s the flu.

01/09/2013

A man receives a flu shot. (Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images)

Flu Season Off To Earliest Start In 10 Years Say Health Officials

Health officials say flu season is off to its earliest start in nearly 10 years—and it could be a bad one.

12/04/2012

Flu vaccine (CBS)

HealthWatch: Flu Season Still A Threat Despite Mild Start

The 2011-2012 flu season is off to a slow start, but federal health experts said Friday that more activity is expected in the coming weeks.

01/27/2012

Flu Vaccination (AP)

Bay Area Health Officials Call Flu Season Unpredictable

If you haven’t already done so, county health officials around the Bay Area say now is the time to get your flu shot.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/08/2010

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Healthcare Providers Stock Up for Flu Season

The peak of flu season is still weeks away, though the latest vaccines are already being distributed.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/20/2010

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