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Flu Shots and Egg Allergies

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It's that time again when the flu makes its unwelcome return. Although the flu shot is the answer to prevent this illness, will it only make matters worse if you have an egg allergy?

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Dr. Shelburne has answered Cold & Flu questions, including: "Is it too late to get a flu shot?" http://t.co/WAgKfKpm #WHQA

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Administering influenza vaccine to egg allergic recipients: a focused practice parameter update 2011

aaaai.org — “Administering influenza vaccine to egg allergic recipients: a focused practice parameter update 2011View full resource at aaaai.org

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Most Recently Shared on November 30, 2011 at 3:34 pm By:

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For those of you with egg allergy and concerns with the flu vaccine, here is some reassuring data. http://t.co/imU9UsWJ

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Flu vaccine is safe for children with egg allergy - Related Stories - ANA SmartBrief

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Flu vaccine is safe for children with egg allergy - AAP SmartBrief

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Most Recently Shared on November 10, 2011 at 12:00 pm By:

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There's a lot of misinformation about egg allergies and flu vaccine. It IS safe for those children allergic to eggs. http://t.co/9AaZEVLF

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More evidence that flu vax is safe for egg-allergy people. http://t.co/f59CcJUJ. Ask your allergist about it before flu season hits.

t.co — “More evidence that flu vax is safe for egg-allergy people. http://t.co/f59CcJUJ. Ask your allergist about it before flu season hits.View full resource at t.co

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Most Recently Shared on November 9, 2011 at 6:57 pm By:

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More evidence that flu vax is safe for egg-allergy people. http://t.co/f59CcJUJ. Ask your allergist about it before flu season hits.

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Flu vaccine is safe for children with egg allergy - Related Stories - AAP SmartBrief

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New Recommendations for the Flu Vaccine and Egg Allergies | New York Allergist Dr. Clifford Bassett

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AAAS New interventions, recommendations for controlling allergies & asthma in children http://t.co/nEORuIv3

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Living Without - To Get a Flu Shot... Or Not - Going Gluten-Free Article

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The flu vaccine is now available Mon - Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in all offices that administer allergy shots. As... http://t.co/JTSDw0EC

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Symposier - Flu Vaccine for Egg-Allergic People

symposier.com — “Uploaded and shared in Youtube by: ElsGlobalMedicalNews — Influenza vaccine should be given to persons with less severe egg allergies, as long as certain conditions are observed, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted. Dr. Lisa Grohskopf discusses the decision. See the related story at http://tinyurl.com/3dcwregView full resource at symposier.com

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Flu vaccine and Egg Allergies, ACIP recommends vaccine for those with less severe reactions. http://t.co/kgoYE0H

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Medical News: ACIP: Egg Allergy No Problem With Flu Vaccine - in Meeting Coverage, ACIP from MedPage Today

medpagetoday.com — “Having an egg allergy is no longer a contraindication to influenza vaccination, according to new guidance for the upcoming flu season from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP).View full resource at medpagetoday.com

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For Egg-Allergic Kids, One-Dose Flu Shot May Be Safe - FoxNews.com

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For Egg-Allergic Kids, One-Dose Flu Shot May Be Safe http://bit.ly/jR8F35

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