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“Flu”

Dec 17, 2014 05:19 AM ET
They might share many of the same symptoms, but the cold and the flu really are two very different things, starting with what causes them. Trace explains what you can and can't do when either of them comes calling your name.
Dec 4, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Discovery News
One of the dominant flu strains infecting people now is a mutated form that the flu shot may not protect against.
Nov 25, 2014 11:27 AM ET // AFP
As plague claims more lives, authorities scramble to kill infected fleas in the poorest neighborhoods.
Aug 11, 2014 05:06 AM ET
Laci Green examines some of history's most horrifying and death-dealing illnesses, the kind that lay waste to entire populations.
Jul 24, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The illness is potentially deadly for the individuals, who have never been exposed to it before.
May 1, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
A team of researchers has produced an experimental vaccine for the deadly H7N9 flu strain.
A debilitating mosquito-borne disease once confined to Africa and Asia has now spread to the Caribbean and may make its way across North and South America.
Feb 5, 2014 01:41 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Is the newest strain of bird flu jumping to people? Continue reading →
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