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.
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.
Flu Shots Will Be Required at All UC Campuses by NovemberAll UC students and workers will be required to get a flu shot this fall following an executive order from UC president Janet Napolitano issued Friday.
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.
Flu Outbreak Puts Part Of Santa Rita Jail Under Additional RestrictionA portion of Santa Rita Jail on Wednesday came under extra restriction to stop the spread of the common flu.
First Flu-Related Deaths Reported In Marin CountyMarin County public health officials reported the first two flu-related deaths this flu season in a news release on Tuesday.
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 Biotech's New Flu Treatment Gets FDA ApprovalA new drug developed by Bay Area-based Genentech has received federal approval -- the first new treatment for influenza approved in nearly two decades.
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.
CDC: Flu Has 'Definitely Peaked' For The 2017-18 SeasonIllness activity peaked and began to decline during the eighth week of the year, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly surveillance report indicated Friday.
Flu Season Still Getting Worse; Now As Bad As 2009 Swine FluThe flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.
CDC: 16 More Children Dead From Flu, Peak Still To ComeThis brings the total number of pediatric flu-related deaths to 53 for the season which began in October.