influenza

Flu cases on the rise in Jackson County

MEDFORD, Ore. — The flu is circulating widely in Jackson County and local health officials are warning everyone to take precautions over the holidays. Jackson County Public Health said they’ve seen a rise in hospital visits for people with the flu a …

Flu season arrives in Oregon

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The leading edge of flu season is just starting to hit Oregon. So far, there have been 14 confirmed cases of influenza in Oregon. None of those were in southern Oregon. “That doesn’t mean there are some isolated …

Flu myths busted

(NBC News) — Just under half of all Americans got the flu vaccine last year, and some doctors say common myths about the vaccine may be one reason why many choose not to get a flu shot. One of the most common …