Pope Francis hospitalized with flu symptoms

Pope Francis, 87, underwent a medical check-up at Rome’s Gemelli Hospital after holding a public audience at the Vatican after continuing to experience flu symptoms. Due to health reasons, the pope has entrusted the weekly readings for the Wednesday audiences to an aide. Despite canceling … Read more

Underestimating the risk of influenza

Pandemic fatigue may be why the flu is being downplayed. There is no clear explanation for why only 44% of people said they planned to get a flu shot. Camino Prada, a dermatologist from León, associate professor of preventive medicine and public health, PhD in … Read more

Pope undergoes medical exam to assess his flu status

At around 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, the 87-year-old pope was transferred to Rome’s Gemelli hospital after his general audience to undergo tests aimed at assessing the severity of the flu that affected him on Saturday and Monday in order to suspend his schedule. Matteo Bruni, … Read more

What is norovirus and how is it spread – Telemundo Houston

U.S. health authorities have issued an alert due to an increase in infections caused by norovirus, known as stomach flu. Cases have increased across the country over the last month, particularly in the Northeast and West, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention … Read more

Pope Francis hospitalized with flu symptoms

Pope Francis, 87, underwent a medical check-up at Rome’s Gemelli Hospital after holding a public audience at the Vatican after continuing to experience flu symptoms. Due to health reasons, the pope has entrusted the weekly readings for the Wednesday audiences to an aide. Despite canceling … Read more