Clayton Valley High Copes With Flu OutbreakA campus outbreak of the flu is keeping hundreds of students out of classes at Clayton Valley Charter High School in Concord.
Charlie Puth Cancels Remainder Of Tour, Citing IllnessThe singer tweeted after his CBS Radio show in Los Angeles that he has been "extremely sick" during his "Don't Talk Tour" and hasn't taken the time he needs to recover...
Demand For Flu Shots Up After CDC Says No To Nasal Mist VaccinationsDemand for flu shots may be higher this year because the popular flu mist is no longer being recommended by the Centers for Disease Control.
Kids To Feel Flu Shot Sting After CDC Says Nasal Spray Vaccine Shouldn't Be UsedMany kids around the U.S. will have to feel the sting of the flu shot this fall after a CDC advisory committee voted that the nasal spray vaccine mist should not be used in the upcoming season.
Cities With Teams In Super Bowl Have More Flu-Related Deaths, Study FindsA new study of cities with teams in the Super Bowl found higher rates of flu-related deaths, particularly among the elderly.
State's 1st Flu Death Of The Season Reported In Santa Clara CountyCalifornia Department of Public Health officials are reporting Wednesday that the first influenza-associated death this year in an individual less than 65 years old was a Santa Clara County resident.
State Reports First Flu Death In Santa Clara County State health officials announced Wednesday that a Santa Clara patient has died from a case of the flu – the first flu fatality in California this season.
Marin Family Whose Leukemic Child Can't Vaccinate Asks School To Require ImmunizationA six-year-old boy in Marin County who's been fighting cancer most of his life is facing a new threat to his health his family says he shouldn't have to worry about.
Should Your Office Have Flu Etiquette? How One Silicon Valley Tech Company Is Keeping Its Workers HealthyWith flu season at epidemic levels in California, many companies are adopting a flu etiquette that includes no shaking hands and having sanitary face masks available.
Flu Outbreak Forces Santa Clara Hospitals To Decide Who Can Visit RelativesWith flu cases spiking in Santa Clara County, hospitals are taking extra steps to keep the virus out by creating tough restrictions for people visiting loved ones in the hospital.
Bay Area Sees Spike In Flu Cases, 4 Deaths ReportedCases of influenza are on the rise, and the California Department of Public Health announced that there have been four flu-related deaths in the Bay Area.
Flu Vaccine Only 23 Percent Effective, Doesn't Cover Bug Making Most People SickAs predicted, this year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. It’s only 23 percent effective, primarily because it doesn’t include the bug that is making most people sick, according to a government study released Thursday.