Health Officials Alarmed as Influenza Deaths of Children Rises

Health Officials Alarmed as Influenza Deaths of Children Rises

The 2018-2019 flu season is in full force and the deaths of unvaccinated children are rising. Alarmed health officials are reminding parents and guardians to vaccinate their children. It is not too late. “Flu illness is more dangerous than the common cold for children,” according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC estimates […]

Flu Epidemic Killing Dogs

Flu Epidemic Killing Dogs

A influenza epidemic is killing dogs and raising concerns and fears of the canine flu in the Chicago, Ill., area. Since early this year, the flu virus has sickened more than 1,000 dogs and the numbers of sick dogs being taken to veterinarians in the region are increasing. So far, five dogs have succumbed from […]

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