May 4, 2016; 4:00 PM ET
Temperatures are forecast to remain in the 80s through the weekend and into the start of next week with the chance of spotty thunderstorms returning Sunday or Monday. more >
Clouds and sun this weekend
Colder weather is setting in and with the change of seasons you might also notice more people coughing, sneezing and calling in sick. It’s a harsh reality that these chilly months are strongly associated with the cold and flu.
Extreme heat is the leading cause of weather-related deaths in the US. Heat-related deaths are often a result of heat stroke and related conditions, but also occur under other health conditions.
Public health officials say the United States is experiencing a resurgence of measles because some parents are opting out of the recommended vaccines for their kids.