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CDC: All Americans should receive a flu shot, not just those at high risk
Date: 2010-02-25 19:28:56
Earlier this week, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's immunization panel voted to recommend that all Americans six months of age or older should get a flu shot each year. ... Full Story

Diagnostic flu test more accurate when used on children
Date: 2010-02-15 18:21:44
A recent study has found that a rapid influenza test is more effective at diagnosing the virus in children rather than adults. The findings are applicable for the seasonal flu and the H1N1 virus that has been rampant over the last two years. ... Full Story

Seasonal flu vaccine is safe for young infants
Date: 2010-02-11 14:05:28
A study in the February issue of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal suggests that seasonal flu vaccines are safe and can produce an effective immune response in infants as young as six weeks old. Currently, no flu vaccine is approved for use in infants younger than six months old.... Full Story

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