The sweet moment a Georgia baby heard clearly for the very first was caught and shared on Facebook by the 11-month-old girl’s ecstatic family.
Flu is widespread in US with 7.3 million people sick, but experts see a milder season – USA TODAY – The Health Witness
As many as 7.3 million people have been sick with the flu since the season began in October, with between 69,000 and 84,000 people hospitalized for treatment, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday.
Illinois child, 3, becomes state’s first pediatric flu death of season: report – Fox News – The Health Witness
A young child from Aurora, Illinois has reportedly become the first pediatric flu death in the state this season.
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Hep A case pops up in Jonesboro
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Aurora 3-year-old is first child to die from flu in Illinois this season; health officials urge vaccine – Chicago Tribune – The Health Witness
Kane County health officials are urging people to get flu shots after a 3-year-old girl died from flu-related complications at an Aurora hospital.
Time In The ICU Means Worse Outcomes For Pregnant Moms With Severe Flu : Shots – Health News – NPR – The Health Witness
Pregnant women in intensive care with severe cases of the flu have a higher risk of giving birth to babies prematurely. The risk of breathing problems for the baby is also substantially higher.
Health officials urge patrons of Bloomington Buffalo Wild Wings to get vaccinated for hepatitis A – FOX 59 Indianapolis – The Health Witness
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.– Anyone who ate at the Buffalo Wild Wings on Bloomfield Road in Bloomington is being urged to get a hepatitis A vaccine. The Monroe County Health Department and the Monroe County Public Health Clinic are holding vaccination clinics for th…
Watch What Happens Live: Andy Cohen on Jillian Michaels, Keto Diet | The Feast – Bravo – The Health Witness
Andy Cohen famously ribbed Savannah Guthrie for her “dumb” choice to try the Keto diet. So you might think he’d have been on board with celeb trainer Jillian Michaels, who made news this week for calling the controversial diet just a “bad idea.”