Complete coverage of the flu outbreak in the Bay Area.

Jan 14, 2014

Young Flu Victim's Family "Devastated"

Young Flu Victim's Family "Devastated"

An otherwise-healthy Santa Rosa man died at 23 of H1N1, or swine flu -- and his family wonders how he could have been saved.

Jan 14, 2014

2 More Dead From Flu in Santa Clara County

2 More Dead From Flu in Santa Clara County

Two more people have died of the flu in Santa Clara County, health officials confirmed Monday, bringing the tally of H1N1-related deaths to four this season in Santa Clara County.

Jan 14, 2014

Bay Area Pharmacies Short on Flu Vaccine as Deaths Rise

Bay Area Pharmacies Short on Flu Vaccine as Deaths Rise

As the number of flu-related deaths in the Bay Area continues to rise, there is word of a temporary shortage of flu vaccines.

Jan 14, 2014

Flu Kills Otherwise Healthy 23-Year-Old Santa Rosa Man

Flu Kills Otherwise Healthy 23-Year-Old Santa Rosa Man

He was young, active and healthy, but that was no match for this year's deadly flu virus. Matthew Walker, 23, is one of the latest victims to die from the flu, specifically the H1N1 virus commonly known as swine...

Jan 14, 2014

Bay Area H1N1 Flu-Related Deaths on the Rise

Bay Area H1N1 Flu-Related Deaths on the Rise

Health officials are urging people to get vaccinated in the wake of recent flu-related deaths and a new strain of the H1N1 virus, which this year appears to be affecting a younger-than-normal population.

Jan 14, 2014

At Least 9 H1N1 Flu Deaths Reported in Bay Area

At Least 9 H1N1 Flu Deaths Reported in Bay Area

San Mateo County is reporting its first flu-related death this year. Health officials say she is a woman in her 40s. The health department in Alameda County also reported its first flu-related death of the year...

Jan 14, 2014

Regional Medical Center of San Jose Sets Up Flu Tent

Regional Medical Center of San Jose Sets Up Flu Tent

Doctors at Regional Medical Center of San Jose are seeing a spike in flu patients turning to the emergency room for relief.

Jan 14, 2014

Women Die of H1N1 Flu Virus in Contra Costa, Santa Clara Counties

Women Die of H1N1 Flu Virus in Contra Costa, Santa Clara Counties

Two Bay Area women have died so far this year as a result of the H1N1 virus, health departments reported.

Jan 14, 2014

H1N1 Flu Death Reported in Santa Clara County

H1N1 Flu Death Reported in Santa Clara County

A 41-year-old woman who died of the H1N1 virus is the first flu-related death reported this season in Santa Clara County, officials announced Friday.

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Flu Prevention Tips

Flu Prevention Tips

Health officials are urging people to get vaccinated in the wake of recent flu-related deaths and a new strain of the H1N1 virus. So far this season, in the Bay Area, nine cases of H1N1 flu-related deaths...

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