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CDC: Antibiotics May Have Been Wrongly Prescribed For Influenza

New study finds doctors may be giving inappropriate treatments to patients with flu virus.

23 hours ago

A syringe filled with influenza vaccination is seen at a Walgreens Pharmacy on Jan. 14, 2014 in Concord, Calif. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

State Flu Deaths At 19

The latest flu data shows 19 deaths in Connecticut through March 8.

03/13/2014

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Flu Deaths In State Reach Eight

The flu continues to take its toll in Connecticut.

02/07/2014

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Flu Cases Spike In State

The flu is starting to really rear its ugly head in Connecticut.

01/16/2014

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Two Flu Deaths In Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut health officials say the flu is now widespread across the state with more than 680 confirmed cases and two deaths this season. Officials say Fairfield County has the most confirmed […]

01/09/2014

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RI Health Chief Declares That Flu Is Widespread

Rhode Island’s health director says the flu is now widespread in the state, a declaration that triggers a requirement that unvaccinated health workers must wear masks when having contact with patients.

01/08/2014

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Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind Children

More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.

10/07/2013

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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.

09/18/2013

A flu vaccine being administered in New York City, January 14, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

More Lives Claimed By Flu In Connecticut

According to the latest report from the state Department of Public Health, twenty-three people have died from influenza in Connecticut this winter.

01/31/2013

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1,676 Confirmed Flu Cases In Connecticut

The Department of Public Health says there’s been a sharp increase in flu cases across Connecticut in recent weeks.

01/10/2013

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