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.
Several Central Valley Flu Cases May Be Linked To Sick Pig At Local FairCentral California health officials were investigating whether several cases of the flu are linked to a sick pig at a fair.
Dogs May Be Next Source Of Deadly Flu Pandemics, Study FindsA new report is now warning that the next deadly flu pandemic may be carried by dogs.