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Current Flu Situation

The H1N1 virus that emerged in 2009 is present is active again this year. The Center for Disease and Control (CDC) reports that there are high rates of hospitalizations and deaths in people from ages 18-64 years old.   224 more words

Flu Season

What's The Scoop On Flu Vaccines?

The kids are back in school, the leaves have begun to change, and there’s a chill in the air. Do you know that means? It’s time for your child (and you too) to get his/her flu shot. 452 more words

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School-based flu clinics

MASON CITY, Iowa – The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health will start making the rounds at area school events, so people can get the flu vaccine.   149 more words

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Sask. health officials confident the province has enough flu vaccine

REGINA – Saskatchewan health officials are confident they’ll have enough vaccine for the upcoming flu season, despite word from a major supplier of a production problem. 121 more words

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Canadian flu vaccine supplier short 2 million doses for 2014-15 season

TORONTO – GSK, Canada’s largest flu vaccine supplier, won’t be able to fill about 30 per cent of its Canadian order for the upcoming 2014-15 flu season, the company said Thursday. 452 more words

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Pregnant women should be injected with mercury, says nurse organization

(NaturalNews) Nearly every pregnancy and health advocacy group in the nation, including Consumer Reports, (1) advises pregnant women to avoid consuming products like canned tuna fish that contain high levels of neurotoxic mercury. 281 more words

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It’s Time to Get Vaccinated: We Have the Quadravalent Vaccine!

Make sure you get the Quadravalent flu vaccine this year, and be sure to ask your provider about what type of vaccine you are getting. Most pharmacies only carry the Trivalent vaccine, which does not cover all available flu strains and therefore will not give you the maximum protection that you need. 318 more words

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