Complete coverage of the flu outbreak in North Texas

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 11:35 PM CST

Two Hospitals Remain on "Code Yellow"

Two Hospitals Remain on "Code Yellow"

Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth are changing the way they respond to flu-related cases by enforcing "Code Yellow."

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 05:42 PM CST

High Patient Volume Continues at JPS Hospital

High Patient Volume Continues at JPS Hospital

JPS Hospital in Fort Worth continues to see high patient volumes with flu and flu-like symptoms, but may ease back from its Code Yellow.

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 06:08 PM CST

Flu Shots Scarce as Season Reaches Peak

Flu Shots Scarce as Season Reaches Peak

As new data shows the flu season peaking, flu shots are becoming scarce for adults who want to try to immunize themselves against the virus.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 11:35 PM CST

Frisco Clinic Has Flu Vaccine Shortage

Frisco Clinic Has Flu Vaccine Shortage

North Texas Cares, a non-profit organization, runs a clinic in Frisco has seen a significant increase in the demand for the flu vaccine.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 11:14 PM CST

Hospitals, Paramedics Get Creative in Midst of Flu Influx

Hospitals, Paramedics Get Creative in Midst of Flu Influx

With the number of flu cases reaching crisis levels, paramedics in Fort Worth have started to leave some patients on stretchers outside emergency rooms because of serious overcrowding.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 06:57 PM CST

Finding the Elusive Flu Shot

Finding the Elusive Flu Shot

Several clinics are turning people away because they're out of the flu shot, but don't give up -- you just have to make calls to find clinics and pharmacies that still have the vaccine.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 05:46 PM CST

Flu Shot Clinics Held Around North Texas

Flu Shot Clinics Held Around North Texas

Flu shot clinics are being held around North Texas in an effort to get everyone vaccinated and stop the spread of influenza. Turnout has been high since finding the vaccine has been difficult.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 05:10 PM CST

Denton County Reports Fourth Flu-Related Death

Denton County Reports Fourth Flu-Related Death

Health officials in Denton County confirmed Wednesday their fourth flu-related death of the season.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 05:08 PM CST

Plano Reports Second Flu-Related Death

Plano Reports Second Flu-Related Death

Health officials in Collin County confirmed Wednesday their second flu-related death of the season.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 08:04 AM CST

Flu Patients Overwhelming Area Hospitals

Flu Patients Overwhelming Area Hospitals

Some North Texas hospitals are so overwhelmed with flu patients that they have run out of available rooms to admit them, medical officials say.

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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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