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Protect Your Family From Getting Sick This Holiday Season

The holidays are a great time to get together with the ones that you love. You can catch up on your busy lives, enjoy a meal together and exchange gifts. What you don’t want to exchange with your loved ones … Continue reading

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Are Kids Getting Swine Flu at State Fairs?

Image is from MYFox8.com Human Contact Swine flu originates in pigs, but when humans get it, there’s a much greater likelihood they acquired it from another person. Called the H1N1 virus, what we know as “swine” flu is just one … Continue reading

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Symptoms of Swine Flu

Image is from FlowingData Swine Flu is the common term for the H1N1 flu strain, which is a vicious form of influenza difficult to diagnose early in the disease. Swine flu demands full attention of any caregiver of the elderly … Continue reading

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What are the 4-strains of flu vaccine?

Inforgaphics from www.multivu.com Vaccinations: More Than You May Expect There are a number of influenza vaccination options on the market. Primarily: trivalent and quadrivalent. Trivalent vaccines have three different kind of vaccine strains mixed together to give your immune system … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Pre-Book Flu Vaccine

Getting the flu is more than a minor inconvenience. Even at best, the flu causes aches, pains, fatigue, and fever. For both older and younger populations, or for those with compromised immune systems, the flu can be much more severe. … Continue reading

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