Flu, Pneumonia and Allergies

Flu & pneumonia

Flu, Pneumonia and Allergies:

Being prepared when flu and allergy seasons arrive can help avoid danger. Because the flu often leads to pneumonia, know it: Flu, Pneumonia and Allergies has many resources here that are relevant for all three.

Flu News from NewsOK

Bouteflika, citing flu, scraps talks with Saudi crown prince
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's planned meeting with Abdelaziz Bouteflika was canceled on Monday because the Algerian president is sick. Bouteflika's office said in a statement that the ailing 81-year-old was confined to bed with an "acute flu" as the Saudi prince arrived for his... Read More
Suicide, at 50-year peak, pushes down US life expectancy
NEW YORK (AP) — Suicides and drug overdoses pushed up U.S. deaths last year, and drove a continuing decline in how long Americans are expected to live. Overall, there were more than 2.8 million U.S. deaths in 2017, or nearly 70,000 more than the previous year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said... Read More
Oklahoma flu season hospitalizes 32 so far, no deaths reported
The flu has started its annual tradition of making people miserable, but it’s far too early to know whether we’ll see a repeat of last year’s deadly season. Read More
Give it your best shot: What to expect this flu season
Although peak flu season runs from December until February, it’s possible to get the flu as early as September. So, the earlier you get a flu shot, the better. Read More