Signs point to fierce flu season, experts say

Dec. 11, 2014—The 2014–15 flu season is just getting underway, and experts say it could be more severe than usual. That makes vaccinations and other flu-fighting measures particularly important this year. “We continue to recommend flu vaccine as the single best way to protect yourself against the flu,” said Tom Frieden, MD, director of the Read more about Signs point to fierce flu season, experts say[…]

What you need to know about the 2014–2015 flu vaccine

Aug. 26, 2014—The vaccine for the coming 2014–2015 flu season will contain the same virus strains as did the vaccine for the last season. That doesn’t mean you can skip your annual flu vaccination this time around. The immunity bestowed on you by last year’s vaccine may not protect you this year. But there may Read more about What you need to know about the 2014–2015 flu vaccine[…]