CDC Pushing For More People To Get Flu Shots

October 7, 2008

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Preventioni (CDC) has come out and urged more people to get vaccinated against the flu....Washington (ChattahBox) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has come out and urged more people to get vaccinated against the flu.

The CDC has stated that there are 146 million doses of the flu vaccine ready to go in the U.S.

This should take care of everyone who is in need of the flu vaccine.

This year’s vaccine is said to be far more effective than last year’s.

The CDC has recommended that, on top of what they are already stating, for all school-aged children up to the age of 19 to get a flu shot, as well as all health care workers, as well as public safety employees.

For the flu, the peak season runs from December and January.

The flu season usually ends in either April or May.


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