Monthly Archives: November 2011

Can the Flu Shot Make You Sick? Debunking a Common Myth

With flu season upon us, there is also the perennial discussion around if the flu vaccine itself can make you sick.  It’s a highly charged debate, so we’d like to go straight to what we believe is the most authoritative … Continue reading

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Blood Monitoring and Handheld Devices

Blood monitoring is a vital part of analysis related to the causes of hemorrhaging, bleeding during surgery, and illness caused by inappropriate blood clotting, or the lack of clotting.  For many years, monitoring the body’s ability to coagulate blood had … Continue reading

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Who Should And Who Should Not Get The Flu Vaccine

While it has been approved for healthy people older than 6 months to get a flu vaccine, it is also especially important that those at high risk of contracting influenza to get their Flu Vaccine each year. Continue reading

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Can the Flu Shot Make You Sick? Debunking a Common Myth

With flu season upon us, there is also the perennial discussion around if the flu vaccine itself can make you sick. It’s a highly charged debate, so we’d like to go straight to what we believe is the most authoritative source out there, the US’s Center for Disease Control. Continue reading

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