Flu

Saturday, November 8, 2014

The Irish Festival is this weekend! Also, Dr. Bill has more on Ebola and the flu.

11/08/2014

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Free Flu Shots Offered At Baltimore County Health Centers

The Baltimore County Department of Health is offering free flu vaccinations at eight of its health centers.

11/06/2014

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The Ebola Effect: More Marylanders Opting For Flu Vaccine

Some are calling it the Ebola effect. Health officials say the amount of people getting their flu shots has increased dramatically compared to recent years.

10/30/2014

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Baltimore County Is Targeting The Flu Before Season Starts

Targeting the flu–before the season strikes. One county is taking precautions now.

10/25/2014

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Here’s How To Keep Healthy This Flu Season

There are some simple and effective strategies to keep healthy this flu season.

10/22/2014

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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.

10/22/2014

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Maryland Is Taking Precautions To Prevent Spread Of Ebola

Gov. 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.

10/17/2014

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Maryland Reports First Seasonal Flu Case

Flu season has arrived in Maryland.

10/10/2014

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CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal Flu

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.

09/26/2014

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Parents Beware: Lingering Cold That Includes Wheezing Could Be Enterovirus

It’s already been widespread in parts of the Midwest and now Maryland has its first confirmed case of enterovirus d68.

09/25/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

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Health Officials: Forget Ebola; Worry About The Flu

The Ebola threat continues to be a real concern overseas–with 932 deaths and more than a thousand infected. But health officials say the flu is a much bigger threat to people here in Maryland.

08/09/2014

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