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Maryland Reports First Seasonal Flu Case

Flu season has arrived in Maryland.


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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.


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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.


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CDC: Antibiotics May Have Been Wrongly Prescribed For Influenza

New study finds doctors may be giving inappropriate treatments to patients with flu virus.


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Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind Children

More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.


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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.


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Gallup: January Flu Reports Hit Highest Level Since Poll Started In 2008

January U.S. flu reports have reached the highest level since monthly Gallup tracking of the illness began in 2008.


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Free Flu Clinics in D.C. Area

A number of free flu shot clinics are being held around the Washington region this week as widespread reports of the virus continue to surface.


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Md. Counties to Hold Free Flu Vaccine Clinics

With flu cases on the rise in Maryland and nationwide, Prince George’s County is hosting free vaccination clinics.


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Flu Season Strikes Early and Hard

From the Rocky Mountains to New England, hospitals are swamped with people with flu symptoms.




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