You--and the Flu

Cowell, Fred
October 2009
PN;Oct2009, Vol. 63 Issue 10, p19
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the vaccination and prevention of H1N1 virus or swine influenza as noted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It notes that medical personnel and pregnant women should be prioritized for vaccination. It cites that people with severe allergy and severe reaction to influenza should not be vaccinated. In addition, suggested ways to prevent the risks for flu include washing hands with soap and water along with alcohol-based cleansers. INSET: Making Flu Drugs Go Farther.


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