Father-of-three in a medically induced COMA from the flu

A father-of-three is in a medically induced coma to save his life from the deadly flu.

Adam York, 38, fell ill with the flu the day after Christmas just after his three children had all gotten over the virus.

By New Year's day his condition had worsened with a fever that wouldn't break, fluid in his lungs and a thrown out back.

His wife Felicia, 38, took him to the emergency room where he was immediately placed in the Intensive Care Unit, on a breathing tube and then eventually in a coma.

Now popcorn-maker from Alabama is still sedated as doctors are administering drugs to fight the deadly virus that has been consuming the US this season.

A father-of-three from Alabama is in a medically induced coma due to the flu 

A father-of-three from Alabama is in a medically induced coma due to the flu 

Adam York, 38, fell ill with the flu after Christmas and had a fever for a week before going to the emergency room 

Adam York, 38, fell ill with the flu after Christmas and had a fever for a week before going to the emergency room 

When over-the-counter medications could not ease Adam's symptoms,

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