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Health department urges residents to get flu shot

Health department urges residents to get flu shot

This article appeared in WNEM. Read the full story here. Flu season is off to its earliest start in years. Michigan may be one of the least protected states against it. The last time flu season started early in Michigan was 2003 and it was one of the worst on record....
Building a Better Flu Shot

Building a Better Flu Shot

This article appeared in MSUToday. Read the full story here. Each year millions of Americans become sick with the flu, hundreds of thousands are hospitalized and tens of thousands die. Getting the flu shot can reduce the chances of infection. But, at best, the vaccine...
Health officials encourage flu shots

Health officials encourage flu shots

This article appeared in The Sault News. Read the full story here. Fresh off a visit to St. Marys Catholic School, R.N. and Public Health Nurse Cindy Ockenfels was issuing her annual encouragement for local folks to get their flu shot. “Influenza is one of the top ten...