February 7, 2018

Three Ecolab products for combating the flu

Facility managers fighting the flu in their buildings will find these three Ecolab products helpful: Peroxide Multi-Surface Disinfectant and Cleaner:  Outstanding multi-use product, cleans and disinfects while […]
February 6, 2018

CDC flu report 1/27: High flu activity in 42 states plus NYC, D.C.

Influenza activity increased again according to the latest FluView report. All U.S. states but Hawaii and Oregon continue to report widespread flu activity and the number of […]
January 30, 2018

Should schools close to prevent the flu? The CDC has answers

The Centers for Disease Control held a flu press conference in January to answer questions about the current flu season. Reporters asked why Baby Boomers were seeming harder […]
January 30, 2018

CDC: High flu activity in 39 states plus NYC and Puerto Rico

The Centers for Disease Control released its weekly FluView report for the week ending January 20: “Influenza activity increased again according to the latest FluView report. All […]
January 11, 2018

NYU Winthrop Hospital mandates flu vaccine for employees

NYU Winthrop Hospital announced in January that 99.3 percent of its more than 8,750 employees were inoculated against influenza in what is believed to be the […]
January 4, 2018

Thirty-six states reporting widespread flu activity

Flu season is underway with 36 states reporting widespread flu activity during the week ending Dec. 23, according to the Centers for Disease Control. From CNN:  “. […]
November 5, 2015

Study: Ensemble Modeling could lead to better flu forecasts

By combining data from a variety of non-traditional sources, a research team led by computational epidemiologists at Boston Children’s Hospital has developed predictive models of flu-like […]
October 15, 2015

Staples Flu Survey debunks myths: Is your office more germy than a hospital? Is your phone more germy than your keyboard?

Debunking Flu Season Myths from Staples Advantage Employees and employers are well aware of the impact of the flu on workplace productivity, but more than half […]