Story | Jan 16, 2015 | 4:13 PM
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Story | Jan 23, 2015 | 3:53 PMWill those parents who continue to withhold vaccinations for their children now please, please, please wake up?
Story | Jan 12, 2015 | 1:27 PM
Thank you, Ebola. I never thought I'd feel gratitude toward a fatal, contagious disease, but the public panic about Ebola in the fall had the unexpected side effect of increasing demand for the flu vaccine. The flu shot doesn't protect against Ebola;...
Story | Nov 4, 2014 | 5:10 PM
"You don't suppose he knows he has it, do you?" I whispered to my wife. We were checking in with an agent this past summer in Vancouver, B.C., preparing to board an Alaska cruise ship. The man waiting on us was obviously retired and working in a part-...
Story | Nov 11, 2014 | 1:50 PM
This season, you could protect yourself from the flu by holding your breath on elevators and avoiding touching handrails, doorknobs, faucets, arm rests, keyboards, money, mail and anyone wishing to shake your hand. Or you could get the flu shot....