Flu season

Please make sure you have a flu shot

Now more than ever, procrastinators need to get that flu shot. Although the deadly flu season started in November, which was a month earlier than usual, health officials say that ...

Please make sure you have a flu shot

Now more than ever, procrastinators need to get that flu shot. Although the deadly flu season started in November, which was a month earlier than usual, health officials say that ...

Placer County flu season deadly

  Last Friday, state officials said 42 Californians under age 65 have died of influenza this flu season. One of the 42 fatalities in December was from Placer County, accor ...

Flu season already?

I know, it’s only October. But getting your flu shot early can help you avoid the fever, coughs, sneezes and aches down the line. Here in Placer County, emergency room (ER) ...

How will you avoid the flu this season?

 Get a flu shot!    The No. 1 way to avoid the flu is to get a flu shot. It’s just plain smart to get a flu shot every cold and flu season. It reduces th ...

Flu cases showing up across country

As the new year approaches, so does the peak of influenza season and, according to WebMD.com, Placer County experiencing a “moderate” outbreak. Flu season can begin as ...

Spread truth about the flu season

Yes, flu season is upon us (“Flu bug arrives early; clinics ready,” News Messenger front page, Dec. 6). And while I’m sure Dr. (Glenn) Barney is a great chiroprac ...