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The Flu Wants YOU!

According to the CDC, “Children younger than 5 years of age are at high risk of serious flu-related complications. It’s estimated that more than 20,000 children younger than 5 years old are hospitalized due to flu complications each year in the United States. 760 more words

Vaccine Attorney Leah Durant Discusses Rare Side Effects of the Flu Shot and How to Obtain Compensation for Vaccine Injuries

One in five Americans will get the flu this year. That has serious consequences for the economy, which loses $87 billion annually to the flu, thanks to lost productivity and medical expenses. 687 more words

Shoulder Injury Related To Vaccine Administration Or SIRVA

Nova Scotia orders more flu vaccine than ever before

HALIFAX – Nova Scotia government officials say the amount of flu vaccine ordered for the upcoming season will be enough to meet demand.

Dr. Robert Strang, the province’s chief public health officer… 199 more words

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Get Vaccinated, Health Officials Say, As Michigan Confirms First Flu Cases

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) - Health officials are encouraging Michigan residents to get flu vaccinations as the state says it confirmed its first influenza cases of the 2014-2015 season. 278 more words

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Glennon to offer flu shots

Megan Wetzel
Staff Writer
mew6356@lhup.edu

The Glennon Infirmary will soon be having their annual free flu shot vaccine drive available to students by appointment.

Glennon has not yet received the vaccines but hope to within the next few weeks in order to help prevent the virus from spreading. 411 more words

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Protect Yourself from Influenza (The Flu)

by Susan Klick, MSN, RN, CNL Diabetes Educator

If you have diabetes, you are three times more likely to be hospitalized from the flu and its complications such as pneumonia, than other people. 319 more words

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