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Tuesday, May 7 I truly hope you were able to catch "Susan's Story," either last night at 6 or today on WDBJ 7 Mornin'. Susan Bahorich bravely shared her personal struggle with ovarian cancer. I am so proud of her for being open and honest with what she is...
Let the sneezing begin. It's that time of year when the sniffles don't necessarily mean you have a cold or the flu. It could be allergies caused by pollen. As the trees, flowers and grasses begin to bud, tiny pollen particles become airborne and we inhale...
Troy Daniels had 23 points, Juvonte Reddic scored 21 and VCU routed Akron 88-42 on Thursday night in the most lopsided victory by a fifth-seeded team over a No. 12 in NCAA tournament history. The previous mark was set by Wyoming in a 35-point win over...
Flu cases in Virginia have dropped from widespread levels for the first time in 13 weeks. Virginia Department of Health statistics show flu cases have fallen to regional levels. Flu levels in most parts of the country dropped in late February. A...
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Flu activity has declined in Virginia but it remains widespread. The most recent state flu surveillance report shows less than 4 percent of outpatient visits were for flu-like illness. That's down from 7 percent to 10 percent of outpatient visits...
Doctors say the flu is hitting Virginia hard this year. An update from the Centers for Disease Control shows the Commonwealth in the red zone, which is the highest category for flu cases reported in the states. You can see on the map attached to...
ReporterThere could be some good news when it comes to the flu outbreak. The worst of the flu season could be behind us as fewer cases are being reported.WDBJ-7's Bryce Williams spoke with a Roanoke doctor to see if the trend is being seen locally. Dr. Steve...
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It's being called one of the worst flu outbreaks in history. The Centers for Disease Control says the flu can spread by personal contact and certain strains can even be airborne. Virginia is one of 29 states seeing record numbers of flu and complaints...
Pharmacies in Roanoke, New River Valley, Martinsville, Lynchburg either out of or low on flu vaccineReporterThis flu season will be one for the record books. Some locations in our area have run out of the vaccine and those that still have a supply can barely keep it in stock. At the Downhome Pharmacy in Botetourt County, business is booming. The owner...
reporterAt Doctors Express in Roanoke, it has already started. "We had a couple cases of the flu about a month ago. And in the past week, actually just yesterday, we had 3-more cases," says Dr Serge Depret-Guillaume. The flu virus is alive and well, and this...
ReporterPeople are more likely to get sick when the temperature drops. Cold weather means more people stay inside whether it's home, work or school. "It's a breeding ground for illnesses," says Dr. Steve Osborn at Doctors Express in Roanoke Doctors in Roanoke...
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