SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — A Georgia school system has temporarily shut its doors due to increased instances of influenza, officials reported this week.
In northwest Georgia, Polk County shut down schools for the remainder of the week. 154 more words
LOVELAND, Colo. (CBS4) – An 18-month-old girl from Loveland has died from influenza.
The state health department confirms the toddler had the H3N2 strain of the flu. 502 more words
With the flu vaccine being in the news lately, I felt like now was a good time to talk about the flu shot. You’ve all probably heard the variety of stories that pop up every flu season with regards to the shot: “I got the flu shot and then got sick”; “It doesn’t work anyways”; “I never get sick anyways, why should I get a flu shot?” 869 more words
My daughter, Emily, should have started high school this year full of excitement and potential. Her teachers would ask her, “Are you Chris’s little sister?” or “Are you Andrew’s little sister?” In my head I imagine her earning high marks in advanced classes, joining student council, playing volleyball and basketball and having a great group of close friends. 1,108 more words