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NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The seasonal flu can be very serious for everybody. So serious, in fact, that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently recommended that nearly everyone get a flu vaccine.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The seasonal flu can be very serious for everybody. So serious, in fact, that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently recommended that nearly everyone get a flu vaccine.
One dose of the pandemic flu vaccines used in seven European countries conferred good protection against pandemic H1N1 influenza in the 2009-10 season, especially in people aged less than 65 years and in those without any chronic diseases.
Male-Female Divide When It Comes to Flu Invincibility YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new Consumer Reports Health poll reveals a disconcerting proportion of "at risk" groups who will not get the flu vaccine this year.
Concerns among officials in Finland and Sweden over possible links between narcolepsy and the Pandemrix swine flu vaccine have caused the European Medicines Agency (EMA) to launch an investigation into the matter.
The swine flu pandemic was officially declared to be over on Tuesday by the World Health Organization (WHO).
PHILADELPHIA, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER) has released the first lots of FluLavalÂ® [Influenza Virus Vaccine] allowing distribution in the U.S.
Seventeen million unused doses of H1N1 -- swine flu -- vaccine are being destroyed by Netherlands health officials as the shots are nearing their expiration date, the health ministry said on Tuesday.
The World Health Organization (WHO) will continue to monitor the H1N1 swine flu pandemic.
About 40 million doses of sine flu vaccine produced for the US have expired, according to a recent AP IMPACT report.
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