Articles tagged with 'Flu A' | Checkup Newsroom

Checkup Newsroom (Flu A)

2018
January
22,
2018
| 13:56 PM America/Chicago
The pediatricians at Cook Children’s are prepared to be busy over the next couple of weeks and for good reason. Once school was back from the Christmas break, kids returned to share their germs with one another. To make things worse, the brutally ...
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2017
December
27,
2017
| 09:53 AM America/Chicago
OK. Tamiflu. Let's talk about some facts. At Cook Children's, 921 kids were tested for the flu the week before Christmas and 353 kids were positive (314 Flu A, 39 Flu B). So the flu has arrived in our area. Every year our office gets inundated ...
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2016
September
13,
2016
| 10:34 AM America/Chicago
The flu season has already begun at Cook Children’s. In late August, a patient was diagnosed with Flu B, the earliest case in at least three years, and physicians expect this to be only the beginning. With the upcoming season, now is the time to g...
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