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CDC: Antibiotics May Have Been Wrongly Prescribed For Influenza

New study finds doctors may be giving inappropriate treatments to patients with flu virus.

07/23/2014

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Flu Death Toll Rises To 12

The Southern Nevada Health District is receiving more reports of influenza-related deaths.

02/03/2014

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More Flu Deaths Reported

Nine people have died from the flu in Southern Nevada this season.

01/23/2014

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3 Die Of Flu In Southwestern Utah; 46 Hospitalized

Health officials are blaming the flu for three deaths in southern Utah in the past two weeks.

01/14/2014

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Three Flu-Related Deaths Reported In Clark County

The Southern Nevada Health District reports the flu has claimed the lives of the people in Southern Nevada.

01/07/2014

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Dozens Fall Ill At Youth Sports Event In Las Vegas

Health officials said Saturday they’re investigating whether a contagious stomach virus is the cause of an outbreak that has sickened dozens of players, coaches and parents taking part in a youth football tournament in Las Vegas.

11/30/2013

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Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind Children

More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.

10/07/2013

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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.

09/18/2013

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Study: Meth Can Help Fight The Flu

There might be a reason why no one on “Breaking Bad” had the flu. Recent experiments with the drug Methamphetamine shows that the drug acts as inhibitor to the influenza virus.

11/08/2012

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Health District Now Offering Flu Shots

Starting today, health officials are offering the seasonal vaccine at their new location on South Valley View Boulevard near the Meadows Mall.

10/01/2012

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