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Oh no, not the Christmas Turkeys!

Bird flu has been in the news recently, so obviously we’ve had the standard over-reaction from several notable newspapers. Take the Daily Mail’s headline for example; ‘ 297 more words


The truth about vaccinations

This article was written by Lindsey Bunin for the Fall 2014/Winter 2015 issue of Izaak Magazine – an in-depth, behind the scenes, all-access publication highlighting the incredible, everyday happenings at the  1,251 more words

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Fraser Health may bring back flu clinics to seniors centres

Fraser Health is going back on its decision to eliminate flu shot clinics at Metro Vancouver seniors centres after New Democrat leader John Horgan raised the issue in the B.C. 403 more words


Flu Season Underway In Colorado, Some Patients Hospitalized

DENVER (CBS4)- The flu season is underway in Colorado with 14 people hospitalized across the state.

State health officials only track influenza hospitalizations, not cases, so it’s difficult to tell just how many people across the state have become ill so far this flu season. 257 more words


A Shot In The Arm

Sometimes you really need a good shot in the arm. Especially this time of year, a good shot in the arm can save you from quite a headache. 748 more words


Should I get a flu shot?

Up until a few years ago, I had never gotten a flu shot. Despite the fact that it has been free for everyone in my home province of Ontario since 2000, I just didn’t think I needed it. 649 more words


Big jump in Albertans getting the flu vaccine

The number of Albertans who have received the flu shot has jumped significantly over the past week.

So far, 848,771 people in the province have been vaccinated – an increase of nearly 46 per cent. 97 more words