Fri., December 13, 2013 9:10am
Flu cases are ticking up in Georgia. Public health officials announced the first influenza-related deaths in Georgia this flu season—two adults in...
Wed., November 27, 2013 3:14pm
Flu activity in Georgia is low right now. But after a spike in illnesses last year after Thanksgiving, state public health workers are on alert. They...
Fri., February 1, 2013 7:42am
This flu season arrived early and dealt a severe blow. When you get sick, health officials tell you to stay home and rest, but that can be hard to do...
Wed., January 23, 2013 12:00pm
University of Georgia researchers have received a federal grant of more than $1.1 million for their work on fighting the flu. The researchers'...
Tue., January 15, 2013 11:20am
State health officials say the number of people hospitalized with flu symptoms in metro Atlanta has soared in recent weeks, the latest sign of a...
Sat., January 5, 2013 2:00pm
Hospital officials in Savannah are restricting visitation because of a rise in the number of flu cases in the area.
Fri., December 28, 2012 3:12pm
Georgia health officials are monitoring more flu cases this season than in the last three years. Some urgent care clinics are flooded with flu...
Thu., December 13, 2012 7:53am
Georgia Health Sciences Health System officials announced Wednesday that visitation has been restricted to friends and family over the age of 17. In...
Wed., December 5, 2012 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Public Health says the flu is hitting the state harder and earlier than in previous years. They say the early arrival of...
Mon., September 10, 2012 4:00am
Labor Day has barely passed, marking the unofficial end of summer. Yet public health officials and doctors’ offices are already pushing flu shots,...