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It's not too late to be vaccinated against the seasonal and H1N1 influenza viruses, say experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Approximately 50 million Americans have been infected with swine flu, and the infamous pandemic has resulted in about 10,000 deaths.
American adults are not being vaccinated against the seasonal flu any more often than they were last year, despite increased public discussion of the importance of influenza vaccines resulting from the worldwide outbreak of the H1N1 virus.
Infection with the H1N1 virus, or swine flu, causes more life-threatening complications than seasonal flu in children with sickle cell disease.
RSV found to cause far more emergency department visits and hospitalizations than seasonal flu.
Researchers at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology have found that previous influenza infections may provide at least some level of immunity to the H1N1 "swine" flu."
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MILWAUKEE, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Delays in shipments from vaccine manufacturers will force the Aurora Visiting Nurse Association of Wisconsin to suspend its seasonal flu vaccination clinics throughout eastern Wisconsin.
WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy announced today that its seasonal flu shot clinics will run through October 22, in light of manufacturer delays in delivery of seasonal flu vaccine affecting all health care providers.
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: In a major effort to help prevent the seasonal flu, The Clorox Company will host a free flu clinic at the South Central Family Health Center (SCFHC) in South Central Los Angeles.
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