Influenza Flu outbreak 2013: 10 groups of people at greatest risk

As the country continues to bunker in against the worst onslaught of the the influenza (flu) virus in more than 10 years, there are several types of people who are particularly susceptible to infection from this virulent virus and should take special care to take precautions. We list those demographic subsets here with the aid […]

Flu Outbreak 2013: A different virus potentially deadly for infants

As if this season’s particularly pernicious flu outbreak wasn’t enough for Americans, especially parents, to worry about, there are reports of another illness that can be dangerous — and sometimes even deadly — especially for infants: respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). While everyone has a very familiar if uncomfortable relationship with the flu, many have never […]