This Year, Vaccine May Not Save You From The FluThere's still months left in flu season and here in Maryland, we're already seeing thousands more cases than we saw all of last season. One of the reasons? The CDC admits the flu vaccine was not very effective. Tuesday, health officials were grilled on Capitol Hill.
CDC: Flu Vaccine Least Effective In A DecadeFlu shot fail. For the first time in ten years, health workers say this year's vaccine is the least effective. But doctors say getting the vaccine can still protect you.
Flu Outbreak Becoming Increasingly Difficult To FightFlu shot effectiveness. Health experts say the flu vaccine has been one of the least effective in a decade.
Western Maryland Hospital Imposes Quarantine To Contain FluA hospital in Hagerstown has imposed a quarantine to contain several patients infected with the influenza virus.
Flu Is Becoming Widespread Throughout Md., USFlu epidemic. The CDC released new numbers Monday showing the flu is widespread in most of the country, including here in Maryland---and doctors say this strain can be more dangerous.
Saturday, November 8, 2014The Irish Festival is this weekend! Also, Dr. Bill has more on Ebola and the flu.
Free Flu Shots Offered At Baltimore County Health CentersThe Baltimore County Department of Health is offering free flu vaccinations at eight of its health centers.
The Ebola Effect: More Marylanders Opting For Flu VaccineSome are calling it the Ebola effect. Health officials say the amount of people getting their flu shots has increased dramatically compared to recent years.
Baltimore County Is Targeting The Flu Before Season StartsTargeting the flu--before the season strikes. One county is taking precautions now.
Here's How To Keep Healthy This Flu SeasonThere are some simple and effective strategies to keep healthy this flu season.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Maryland Is Taking Precautions To Prevent Spread Of EbolaGov. Martin O’Malley joined with some of the state's top health officials to talk about how Maryland is responding and preparing for any possible cases of the Ebola virus.