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To Flu Shot or not to Flu Shot?

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The kids are back in school and that means we are heading into the cold and flu season….contrary to popular belief there is NO guarantee, even with a flu shot, that you won't get the fluj….do you get a vaccine or not?

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Bird Flu Studies Getting Another Round Of Scrutiny By Panel : Shots - Health Blog : NPR

npr.org — “An expert committee that advises the government is once again going to review some controversial studies on bird flu to see if they can be published openly. Last year, those experts said no, because of concerns that the work could be misused and was too dangerous, but the government asked it to reconsider after a World Health Organization panel came to the opposite conclusion.View full resource at npr.org

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Flu shot clinics in South Delta in November

delta-optimist.com — “With flu (influenza) season approaching, Fraser Health's chief medical health officer is reminding residentsView full resource at delta-optimist.com

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U.S. law already altering health care | The Columbus Dispatch

dispatch.com — “WASHINGTON — More than 1 of every 4 Americans last year received a free mammogram, colonoscopy or flu shot, thanks to a federal law that many of them despise. Roughly 3.6?million Medicare recipients saved an average of $604 as the same law began closing a gap in their prescription-drug coverage. And 2.5?million young adults were allowed to remain on their parents’ health-insurance plans until their 26th birthday.View full resource at dispatch.com

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Late-peaking flu cases rise; there's still time for a shot

azstarnet.com — “Cover your cough.View full resource at azstarnet.com

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Late-peaking flu cases rise; there's still time for a shot: Cover your cough. http://t.co/iwve1e7H

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Is a flu shot safe after GBS? - JAAPA

jaapa.com — “More research is needed, but current data suggest that more cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome occur after the flu or an influenzalike illness than after vaccination.View full resource at jaapa.com

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Is a flu shot safe after GBS? A guide for you and a guide for your patient: http://t.co/tunqCKm2 #FluShot #GBS

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mcknights.com — “Here's a blueprint for mandatory flu shots or other protection for long-term care workers.View full resource at mcknights.com

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Want to start a heated discussion? Mention mandated flu shots for healthcare workers, writes @LTCEditorsDesk http://t.co/jCZGgrTo

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Splash down - THonline.com: Business: coca-cola, cola, sports drinks, energy brands, the coca-cola company

thonline.com — “Flu shots are "so last year," the advertisements read. Along with, "more vitamin C, more immunity, less snotty tissues."View full resource at thonline.com

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Wash. health officials say late flu season is here | KING5.com Seattle

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Pennsylvania flu cases drop by 97% over last year | PennLive.com

pennlive.com — “Through late February, 71 hospitalizations had been reported to the state Department of Health. There were nearly 900 by the same time last year. Doctors worry that people will decide that a flu shot isn’t worth the trouble.View full resource at pennlive.com

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Most Dogs Are Better Off Skipping the Canine Flu Shot

healthypets.mercola.com — “Find out why the canine flu shot is not recommended for pets and what the known side effects of this vaccine are.View full resource at healthypets.mercola.com

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Find out why the canine flu shot is not recommended for pets and what the known side effects of this vaccine are. http://t.co/o3NZoxZ6

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