Complete coverage of the flu outbreak in North Texas

Thursday, Jan 23, 2014 at 04:23 PM CST

Denton County Reports Fifth Flu-Related Death

Denton County Reports Fifth Flu-Related Death

Health officials in Denton County confirmed Thursday their fifth flu-related death of the season.

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 01:32 PM CST

Flu Battle, Vaccinations Continue Across North Texas

Flu Battle, Vaccinations Continue Across North Texas

As the flu epidemic continues to hit North Texas, health leaders are hammering the message: It's still not too late to get vaccinated.

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 12:04 AM CST

Hospitals Show No Sign of Flu Letting Up

Hospitals Show No Sign of Flu Letting Up

There’s no sign at Parkland Hospital the flu season is over. Parkland’s 12 community clinics are seeing many more patients with flu-like symptoms, and doctors continue to urge everyone to get a flu shot.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 05:45 PM CST

Tarrant County Protecting the Most Vulnerable

Tarrant County Protecting the Most Vulnerable

After the sixth flu-related death in Tarrant County, there is a continued effort to protect those most vulnerable.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 05:54 PM CST

Dallas Health Leaders Say Flu Season May Have Peaked

Dallas Health Leaders Say Flu Season May Have Peaked

The Dallas County Health and Human Services leaders briefed commissioners Tuesday morning and said it looks like the flu season may have hit its peak.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 05:47 PM CST

Sixth Flu-Related Death Confirmed in Tarrant County

Sixth Flu-Related Death Confirmed in Tarrant County

New information from the Tarrant County Health Department confirms a sixth flu-related death has occurred in the county.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 09:33 AM CST

Doctors Warn Travelers to Use Caution to Avoid Getting Flu

Doctors Warn Travelers to Use Caution to Avoid Getting Flu

Planning to catch a flight in the coming days, the coming weeks? If so, local doctors are advising to get a face mask to wear during the whole flight.

Monday, Jan 20, 2014 at 07:49 PM CST

Pharmacist Advice for Adults With Flu-Related Symptoms

Pharmacist Advice for Adults With Flu-Related Symptoms

Many people with the flu head to their local drugstore before seeing a doctor, and pharmacists across North Texas are fielding a lot of flu-related questions. Even otherwise healthy adults are at risk from this...

Saturday, Jan 18, 2014 at 02:43 PM CST

Flu Outbreak is Officially an Epidemic: CDC

Flu Outbreak is Officially an Epidemic: CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ruled the proportion of deaths from pneumonia and influenza has exceeded the numbers that were expected, and has reached the epidemic threshold for the first...

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 01:13 PM CST

Collin County Confirms Two More Flu Deaths

Collin County Confirms Two More Flu Deaths

Collin County health officials reported two more flu-related deaths in the county on Friday.

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Find a Flu Shot in DFW

Find a Flu Shot in DFW

Check our list of locations to get your flu vaccine across North Texas.

Flu F.A.Q.

Flu F.A.Q.

Doctors are alerting North Texans to take precaution against this year’s flu outbreak.

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