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Thousands of patients risking their health by ‘shunning’ flu jab, say family doctors

Thousands of patients in England could be risking their health by not having the seasonal flu vaccine, according to figures released today ...

It’s not too late to protect yourself against flu

Kim Schive | MIT Medical - With roughly 8,200 flu shots administered during two walk-in clinics on campus and another 1,730 people vaccinated at MIT Lincoln Laboratory in Lexington, the Institute community is exceptionally well prepared for flu season, says MIT Medical's associate medical director Howard Heller, who is an infectious disease specialist. ... Full story

Now Is the Time to Get Vaccinated

Flu season is upon us again — and yes, you should get the flu vaccine. ... Full story

Public health studies raise questions about impact of statins on flu vaccination in seniors

Saad B. Omer of the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University and lead author of the vaccine effectiveness study. ... Full story

CDC resumes weekly flu activity reports

Information about influenza activity in the United States is collected, compiled and analyzed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and published in a report called FluView. CDC has resumed full FluView reporting for the 2015-2016 U.S. flu season and has made a number of refinements to the report this season. ... Full story

Vaccinating children may be cost-effective for tackling flu

Extending flu vaccination to UK children may be a cost-effective way to reduce the burden of the disease in the general population, according to research published in BMC Medicine. ... Full story

Key studies from Nottingham central to major flu drug report

A major new national report into the use of antiviral drugs (neuraminidase inhibitors) to treat and prevent influenza has drawn heavily on two pieces of research undertaken at The University of Nottingham. ... Full story

Prepare to conduct flu trials in hospitals now, urge experts

When the next influenza pandemic hits our shores, UK hospitals must be prepared to conduct trials into the effectiveness of available antiviral drugs, according to the conclusions of a leading panel ofexperts. ... Full story

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