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How Commercial Air Purifiers Help Facility Managers Prepare for Flu Season

Managing the flu season in commercial buildings requires a combination of technology like commercial grade air purifiers, proper communication to occupants of the facility and increased sanitation efforts. 395 more words

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Health system responds to patient flow


An Australian first has been unveiled this week with the Royal Brisbane Hospital introducing a state-of-the-art PACH system designed to aid in the management of patient flow within metro-north hospitals. 280 more words


Flu shot or nasal spray? They're nearly identical in protection, Canadian study suggests

Nasal spray or flu shot? A new Canadian study suggests the nasal flu mist is just as good at getting the job done as the flu shot. 630 more words



There’s a sudden chill.
You haven’t said a word but it creeps up on you.
It’s as if there’s a swipe..
It’s quick, like it never happened. 150 more words


Nasal Flu Spray Doesn't Work Against the Flu: CDC

The nasal flu spray vaccine that some people prefer over the flu shot doesn’t protect against the seasonal flu and will not be recommended for the upcoming 2016-2017 flu season, finds the U.S. 189 more words

CDC panel recommends against using FluMist vaccine

Flu vaccines are about to get more painful. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory committee recommended on Wednesday that FluMist, the nasal spray influenza vaccine, should not be used during the upcoming flu season. 647 more words

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Flu linked to 62 deaths in Alberta this year, down from last season: report

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services says 62 deaths in the province this year have been linked to the flu.

The department has released a final report on the most recent flu season. 71 more words