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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.

10/22/2014

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CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal Flu

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2014

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Flu Facts Live Chat: DMC Doctors Answer Your Questions

WWJ in partnership with the Detroit Medical Center will be answering your questions regarding the flu.

10/30/2013

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U-M: Children With Egg Allergies Can Safely Receive Flu Vaccine

Egg allergic children, including those with a history of anaphylaxis to egg, can safely receive a single dose of the seasonal influenza vaccine, according to a new study from the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

Michigan Residents Urged To Get Flu Shots After Sudden Increase In Cases

Michigan residents are being urged to take preventative action and get vaccinated against seasonal flu in the wake of a Centers for Disease Control report that said there has been a rapid increase in flu cases in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

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Poll: One Out Of Three Adults Won’t Get Flu Shot

One out of three U.S. adults plan to skip their flu shot this year, according to an Opinion Research/Select Medical telephone poll.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2011

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Wayne County Offers Flu Shot Clinics For Residents

As a preventive health measure, the Wayne County Department of Public Health is offering flu shots for residents at its clinics in Wayne, Taylor and the Redford area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2011

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It’s Not Too Late For A Flu Shot

If you think flu season is over in Michigan, think again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2011

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Controversy Surrounds Flu Shot Mandate

Saint Joe Hospital near Ann Arbor says employees are now required to get a flu shot — at the risk of termination.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2011

Local Hospitals Mandate Flu Shot

  It might seem a little early to start thinking about flu season, but several area hospitals are about to make the “shot in the arm” mandatory for their staff.

08/09/2010

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