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

More Oklahoma parents are 'opting out' of vaccinating children, raising concerns
State is one of about 18 that make immunizations voluntary for school attendance Read More
Flu deaths in Oklahoma top 100
Most of those who have died from the flu have been among people 65 or older, with 77 residents in this age range dying since late September. Two children 4 or younger also have died. Read More
3 new influenza deaths bring Oklahoma season total to 101
A record-breaking flu season in Oklahoma has brought the state’s death total to more than 100. The Oklahoma Department of Health reported Thursday that three new deaths were recorded during the past week due to flu. The previous record of 72 deaths set last year was broken in February. Health officials say more... Read More
Oklahoma's flu death toll rises to 98
Oklahoma’s death toll from flu-related complications this season has risen to 98, the highest number of deaths the state has on record for a flu season. More than 2,000 residents have been hospitalized since September because of the flu, another state record. Read More
4 more influenza-related deaths reported in Oklahoma
Four new deaths due to influenza have been reported in Oklahoma to bring the record number of deaths in the state this flu season to 94. The Oklahoma State Department of Health says more than 2,000 people have now been hospitalized or died as a result of the flu since the season began Sept. 28. The previous... Read More