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Chicken eggs have long been used in the production of injectable vaccines, prompting some allergy sufferers to shy away from flu shots.
A pre-school age child in Northern Virginia has died from the flu, according to the Virginia Department of Health.
With cold and flu season in full force, many make extra effort to keep homes germ-free. But there are still items that may be overlooked.
The disease "really has reached virtually the entire component of the United States," according to Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
It's still early in the flu season but widespread flu is reported in Virginia, while there are fewer cases of flu right now in Maryland and D.C.
Getting sick during the holidays is the last thing anybody wants. But so many people get worn down that it doesn't take much for a scratchy throat and sniffles to kick in.
The littlest of people can come home with biggest of germs -- many of which are acquired during time spent at day care or school. Here are some tips on how to keep your kids and your family free of bugs this season.
Tracking the flu could be complicated because of the government shutdown.
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