COVID: Masks, Social Distancing Slowed Spread Of Common Childhood IllnessesAll of the social distancing, handwashing and masking not only slowed down the prevalence of COVID-19 in kids, but also slowed down other childhood illnesses.
COVID Protocols Like Masks, Hand Washing Made This Year's Flu Season 'Almost Nonexistent'Experts have called this year's flu season nearly "non-existent" as Americans adhere to mask wearing, handwashing and social distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Solano County Confirms 1st Case of Patient Suffering Both Coronavirus and FluThe Solano County public health department reported Friday the first patient suffering both the flu and COVID-19.
Solano County Reports 1st Case Of COVID-19 And Flu Co-InfectionA Solano County resident has tested positive for both COVID-19 and the flu, marking the county's first case of co-infection, health officials announced Thursday.
Contra Costa Health Officials Offering One-Stop COVID-19 Testing & Flu ShotsAmid growing concern about COVID-19 cases rising alongside the flu this fall and winter, Contra Costa County health officials plan to offer flu shots alongside coronavirus testing at several sites.
With COVID-19 Increasing Risk, Santa Clara County Offers Free Flu ShotsStarting this Saturday, Santa Clara County will be offering free flu shots to residents and will offer them every Saturday in front of the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds.
Coronavirus Vs. Common Flu: UC Berkeley Public Health Professor Compares BothKPIX met with a UC Berkeley public health professor to discuss recent comparisons between COVID-19 and the common flu virus.
SF Chinese New Year Parade Attendees Urged to Stay Safe, Take Flu PrecautionsAs San Francisco prepares for its Chinese New Year parade this weekend, city officials on Thursday announced measures being taken this year to help keep event-goers safe.
Flu Often Overlooked As Fears Of Coronavirus RiseThe fear of the novel coronavirus is spreading through the Bay Area like a wildfire.
Winter Flu Season Off to Early Start; Doctors Say Get Vaccinated NowThe California Department of Public Health says the winter flu season is off to its earliest start in 15 years.
Flu Season Off To An Early Start; 16 Flu-Related Deaths Already In CaliforniaThe winter flu season is off to its earliest start in more than 15 years around the country including in California where there have already been 16 flu-related deaths, health officials.
Santa Clara County Records 2 Flu Deaths, Including ChildA child and an adult have died in Santa Clara County of influenza, days before the official start of the 2019-2020 flu season on Oct. 1, health officials announced Tuesday.
Deadly Flu Strain Prompts CDC to Urge Unvaccinated to Get Their ShotsA troubling flu strain is hitting the United States and health experts are warning those who didn't get the flu shot that it's still not too late.
Bay Area Flu Deaths Prompt Health Officials To Urge More VaccinationsHealth officials are reminding people that it's not too late to get vaccinated against the flu after the deaths of two people from the Bay Area under the age of 40.
CDC: Flu Season Deaths Topped 80,000 Last YearAn estimated 80,000 Americans died of flu and its complications last winter, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.