flu

February is typically a peak month for flu activity. The flu is a contagious disease caused by the influenza virus, which can lead to serious ...

By uclahealth • February 2, 2018

Flu-stricken patients are jamming emergency rooms across California and the country. Flu patients feel terrible. But at what ...

By Phil Hampton • January 19, 2018

Flu season is underway and there’s still time to get your shot. While it’s recommended to get vaccinated as early as possible, flu season ...

By Enrique Rivero • November 4, 2016

Children under the age of 5 are more likely to be hospitalized from influenza (flu) complications than those in other age groups. Annual flu ...

By uclahealth • October 28, 2016

‘Tis the season for back-to-school shopping, holiday planning and – too often – colds, flu and stomach bugs. With children returning to classrooms and ...

By uclahealth • September 15, 2016

According to the CDC, there are many diseases that have recommended vaccination schedules. The goal is for all U.S. citizens to receive these vaccinations ...

By uclahealth • February 26, 2016

Children under the age of 5 years are more likely to be hospitalized from flu complications than those in other age groups. Parents should ...

By uclahealth • February 25, 2016