Flu

January 10, 2014
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals today confirmed the death of a Northwest Louisiana child in a Shreveport hospital this week due to H1N1 flu.
November 13, 2013
Today, the Department of Health and Hospitals officially kicked off its annual "Fight the Flu" campaign urging Louisianians in every corner of the state to get a flu vaccination. DHH Secretary Kathy Kliebert reminded residents that a flu shot might be the difference between a happy or miserable holiday season.
October 24, 2013
Starting this week, parish health units around the state began offering flu vaccinations to all Louisiana residents of age to be vaccinated, the Department of Health and Hospitals announced Monday. In addition to protecting against the seasonal flu, new studies suggest the vaccine may also protect against heart attacks and stroke.
August 13, 2012
News release from Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry on H3N2v strain of flu transmitted in other states from contact with swine at fairs, petting zoos.
February 10, 2012
Vaccine Information Statements provided by Immunization Action Coalition
July 21, 2011
To help parents in the Baton Rouge area prepare their children for school and day care this fall and protect them from preventable diseases, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals - Office of Public Health is hosting back-to-school immunization events at parish health units and clinics throughout the area.
March 22, 2011
If you haven't gotten your flu shot, it's not too late.
February 25, 2011
BATON ROUGE If you haven’t gotten your flu shot, it’s not too late.
February 23, 2011
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals today confirmed the death of an East Texas child in a Shreveport hospital due to complications from H1N1 flu.
February 21, 2011
If you haven’t gotten your flu shot, it’s not too late.