Topic Flu

woman in comfy socks blowing her nose cold and flu
Dec 01, 2023

Tips for a healthier cold and flu season

Did you know that adults catch an average of 2-3 colds each year, and the flu affects millions nationwide? These numbers soar particularly high in the southeastern…
Common questions about flu and shots 2023
Nov 03, 2023

Common Questions about the 2023 Flu and Flu Shots

Got questions about the flu? We've got answers. Learn the differences between colds and the flu, how to manage flu symptoms, the importance of getting a flu shot,…
Woman sick with the flu in 2022
Nov 30, 2022

Get the Facts About the Flu This Year

Flu is here in Alabama, and it's spreading earlier than usual. If it's been a while since you've thought much about the flu, you may need to brush up on your flu IQ.
Birmingham flu shot 2022
Nov 18, 2022

Common Flu Shot Myths Debunked

Are you letting one of these common flu shot myths keep you from getting vaccinated for the flu this year? Get the facts straight on the 2022 flu shot.
Woman writing in calendar to get her flu shot
Oct 11, 2021

Don't Forget About Your Flu Shot This Year

Don’t let vaccine fatigue keep you from getting your flu shot. Your flu shot is the best way to protect yourself and your neighbors from the flu this year.
woman confused about the difference between flu and covid19
Nov 23, 2020

COVID-19 vs. Flu: What's the difference?

Flu season is coming and COVID-19 is already here. Do you know how to tell the difference between the two illnesses if you get sick?
woman getting a flu shot from a nurse at medhelp urgent care clinic in birmingham
Nov 19, 2020

This Year's Flu Data is a Head Scratcher

Dr. Jordan Vaughn spoke with ABC 33/40 news reporter Andrew Donley about this year’s flu season. The data may surprise you.
Oct 12, 2020

Should I get a flu shot in 2020?

It’s always important to get your flu shot each year, but in 2020 it’s more important than ever. The reasons may surprise you.