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The nation feeling the full-effect of the flu season

The flu season has arrived with a vengeance and health officials are saying the U.S. outbreak this year is the worst they have seen in decades.

By Merideth Bucher/WITF

Caution: Flu season is here, are you prepared?

The United States is preparing for a potentially dangerous flu season this winter. This is based on data from Australia who have experienced one of their deadliest flu seasons on record. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention uses Australia as a predictor for our flu season.

By Justin Kocis

Highmark-affiliated Penn State Health to buy Holy Spirit Health System

Penn State Health and Geisinger, which owns Holy Spirit, have signed a letter of intent for the deal in an area where Highmark and UPMC have expanded their footprints.
By Brett Sholtis

Vaccinations and the measles resurgence

By Smart Talk