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.
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Maryland health officials say they've confirmed the state's first case of influenza this season.
National health experts recommend getting a flu vaccination now while reported flu cases are low.
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Several school systems have canceled or delayed flu vaccine clinics this month because they haven't received the needed supply of FluMist.
A universal flu shot may be getting closer to being a reality.
Researchers are working to develop a single shot that can block every strain of flu, and possibly even one that lasts longer than a year.
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.