January 16, 2015, 2:28 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
You know you're not the only one who has the flu, but here's how to get on the schedule when you really need to.
September 22, 2014, 11:54 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The nasal spray vaccine proved to be 50 percent more effective in kids ages 2 to 8, but if a nasal spray isn't available, the CDC encourages the typical injection vaccine.
July 24, 2014, 11:15 a.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Past epidemics of malaria and the flu have devastated other tribes in the area as they lack immunity to such diseases.
April 18, 2014, 11:46 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
The new system was better at tracking and predicting influenza outbreaks than Google Flu Trends, but it still can't identify the actual motives someone looked up the flu in the first place.
March 14, 2014, 10:16 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Experts say that Google's use of search terms to pinpoint flu trends demonstrated the challenges of using Big Data in unrefined, non-scientific ways.
February 21, 2014, 9:07 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The lower vaccination rate in this age group may be one reason for the unusually high number of hospitalizations and deaths, the CDC says.