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New Flu Vaccine Could Protect Against All Strains

Posted by External 40 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — Animal testing of a new flu vaccine finds that the cocktail protects against influenza strains not included in the original mix. Clinical trials could begin in about a year, the researchers say. Read More
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Flu Vaccine and Narcolepsy: New Findings May Explain Link

Posted by External 60 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — The swine flu vaccine was linked with an increase in narcolepsy cases in Europe, and now researchers may have figured out why. Read More
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Here's What Went Wrong with Last Year's Flu Vaccine

Posted by External 66 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — The flu shot didn't work so great this past season, and now researchers say they know why. Read More
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Why Your Next Flu Shot Will Be Different

Posted by External 87 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — Next season's flu shot will contain two new flu strains not present in last season's shot, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More
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US Bird Flu Outbreak in Poultry: Workers at Higher Risk, CDC Warn

Posted by External 89 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — The chance that a person will get bird flu in the United States is low, but those who come into close contact with infected birds may be at higher risk of infection, the CDC warned today. Read More
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Dog Flu Outbreak: What You Need to Know

Posted by External 135 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — The outbreak of flu that has sickened thousands of dogs in the Midwest is a new strain that likely came from Asia, experts say. Read More
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Flu Hospitalizations Soar Among Older Adults, Report Finds

Posted by External 178 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — This flu season has been particularly severe for older adults, with the highest rate of hospitalizations among this age group in a decade. Read More
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Kids Get Flu Every 2 Years, Adults Twice a Decade

Posted by External 180 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — Children get the flu more often than adults do, a new study finds. Kids typically catch the flu once every two years, whereas adults over age 30 get the flu about twice a decade, a study of people living in China found. Read More
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