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Flu Shot During Pregnancy

Flu can affect pregnant women more than healthy ones who are not pregnant. Changes in the lungs, immune system, and heart during pregnancy usually make pregnant women more susceptible to severe illness from the flu. Getting the flu while pregnant … Continue reading

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5 Simple Changes Toward a Healthier Heart [CDC]

Heart health may seem like a complex topic, or something that requires a doctor to achieve. With February being American Heart Month, the CDC outlines 5 simple changes you can make toward a healthier heart. [Original 1. Schedule a visit … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH

On May 6, 2013, the head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said the current strain of bird flu that is causing illness and deaths in China cannot spark a pandemic in its current form – but he added that there is no guarantee it will not mutate and cause a serious pandemic. Continue reading

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Materials for Businesses to Promote Vaccination from the CDC

Per the CDC:
Make It Your Business To Fight The Flu: A Toolkit for Businesses and Employers Promoting the 2010 – 2011 Seasonal Flu Vaccine Continue reading

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