| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:28 PM
An episode of CBS's “The Doctors,” focusing on the flu outbreak will feature Lehigh Valley Health Network physicians, staff and patients when it airs at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Dr. Jim Sears, co-host of the Emmy award-winning show, visited Lehigh...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Sep 21, 2012
It's time to get your flu shot. Or is it?
The answer to that question depends on whom you ask.
The sign in the pharmacy window might suggest flu season is already here, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging everyone at least 6...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 3:26 PM
State Fair officials dismissed all animals from the Swine Barn following concerns over swine flu Monday.
The Board of Animal Health recommended dismissing the animals one day earlier than scheduled after six pigs in the 4-H show developed temperatures...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:42 PM
More than a dozen cases of swine flu have been reported in Indiana and that number could go up in the coming days.
The State Health Department said Tuesday that 14 people have tested positive for the flu in six Indiana counties.
The Bloomington Herald...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Don't touch that pig!
Health officials have seen an uptick in cases of a new strain of swine flu in humans.
According to the latest flu report published Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 16 people have been infected with a new...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:11 PM
More than 100 Hoosiers now have confirmed cases of the swine flu, and the Indiana Department of Health expects that number to keep growing.
In all, 113 cases have now been confirmed in 18 counties across Indiana. There are still no confirmed cases in...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:42 AM
A new strain of avian flu that jumped from birds to mammals is responsible for the death of more than 160 seals off the New England coast last year, scientists announced Tuesday.
The virus could theoretically pose a threat to human health, they said....
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:11 AM
Monroe County Fair officials broke the news to 4-Hers and their families Tuesday, July 31. Vets have been checking the health of every pig at this year's fair. Some pigs are being sent home after showing signs of the Swine Flu.
The threat of Swine...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Pigs arriving at the Indiana State Fairgrounds this week had their temperatures taken before being allowed out of their trailers, after cases of swine flu at county fairs.
There were four confirmed cases of swine flu in people at the La Porte County...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:40 AM
The Center for Disease and Control reported Friday 12 additional human infections with swine influenza A (H3N2) was confirmed in three states, including Indiana.
One case was reported in Hawaii, 10 cases in Ohio and one in Indiana.
The CDC said all...
| Aug 10, 2012
Illinois State Fair organizers are equipping the Springfield fairgrounds with extra hand-washing stations and cautionary signs to keep an emerging swine flu strain at bay.
State public health officials on Thursday confirmed Illinois' first case, a...