The flu is a contagious respiratory illness that appears most frequently in the winter and start of spring. As a virus, it attacks the body by spreading through the upper and lower respiratory tract.
Check out this video for common facts about annual flu shots.
Misconceptions abound when it comes to your annual flu shot. Medical experts say most people older than 6 months should get the shot.
You can get a free flu shot between 9 a.m. and noon Saturday at one of seven locations in Baltimore County.
What are signs of the flu, or a common cold? Take this quiz to see if you know.
Each February, officials must make their best guess as to which flu strains will strike in the following flu season.
A few apps on the market now can answer questions about the flu, and track it across the United States.
The nation is already preparing for the upcoming flu season, which can last several months.
Researchers found adults only get the flu about once every five years. Scientists analyzed how a person's immunity builds up over time as well.
With the revelation that Will Hauver, a Towson native and lacrosse player at Rollins College, died from complications of influenza, many are…
What to shop for to stay healthy this flu season.
Wondering if you have the flu or a cold? Take this quiz to find out which virus you may have based on your symptoms.