Canada finds case of H7N9 bird flu in traveler


A British Columbia woman who recently returned from China is diagnosed a case of bird flu…

First flu-related death reported in Napa County


The first flu-related death in Napa County this season was reported Friday night, according to county public health officials…

Some pharmacies experience shortage of Tamiflu


Some pharmacies in the Bay Area experience shortage of Tamiflu…

Flu vaccine only 23% effective


This year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. Health officials say a new study shows it’s only 23 percent effective…

Flu is now widespread in many states


Federal health officials say the flu is now widespread in all but seven states. Hospitalization rates are as high as they were two seasons ago

Flu vaccine may be less effective this winter


Health officials are telling doctors that the flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter….

SF annoucnes third flu-related death of season

San Francisco health officials today announced the city’s third flu-related death of the season…

Flu widespread in California; 7 deaths confirmed

California health officials say seven people have died from the flu so far this season, and more people are ending up in the hospital than expected…