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Local hospitals are changing their visitation policies because of the flu.
A Spotsylvania County woman with the flu is on life support at VCU Medical Center, according to her family.
Opioid addictions and overdoses are a deepening crisis for the country.
Churches are looking for ways to prevent the spread of the flu.
An 8-year-old Texas boy is battling a brain infection that doctors say was caused by the flu.
Flu activity across the country is high and continues to increase. Those who haven’t received a flu shot are encouraged to get one now.