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How to Avoid Getting and Spreading the Flu

Flu season is in full swing. Whether you get a flu shot or not, there are a few other things you can do to lessen the chance you'll get the flu or spread the flu to others. According to the Mayo Cl…

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Who Should Get a Flu Vaccine?

The flu vaccine is common enough, but there are still many people who aren't getting one. Should you be lining up? In a word - yes. According to federal health agency recommendations, pretty much a…

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First GMO Flu Vaccine Approved for U.S. Patients

In a technological leap forward, medical company Protein Sciences has produced and gotten approval by the FDA for a flu vaccine made of genetically engineered proteins gathered from caterpillars. Adu…

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Should You Get a Flu Shot? The Complete Guide

It’s that time again. Flu season is upon us, and everywhere we turn — from the family doctor’s office to the nightly news — we are reminded to get our flu shot. It couldn’t be easier: You can get…

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Arthritis & the Flu

You may be reluctant to get the flu vaccine if you're on immuno-suppressing drugs. But, there's no need for hesitation. Watch this video to learn more about this issue.…

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Flu Vaccines Pushed in Churches

Photo Courtesy Of:  Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock Recently the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships held an invitation-only call. The call was co-sponsored by the U.S. Hea…

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Dangerous New Flu Vaccine for Seniors

Photo Courtesy Of:  Stockbyte/Thinkstock "Fluzone High-Dose" is a new influenza vaccine manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur.  The new vaccine was created specifically for seniors, 65 and older. The C…

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