November 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;11/7/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 9, p4
The article reports on the recommendation by U.S. government officials for all children ages 6 months to 18 years old to receive flu vaccines in 2008 following a study which found that symptoms of flu occur earlier and are worse in areas that have a high concentration or amount of kids. Information on the transmission of flu is presented. The simple steps that people of all ages can take to stay healthy is provided.


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