First flu-related death in Pierce County this season is elderly man

Flu shot myths debunked

The Influenza vaccine is free for all Albertans six months of age and older and available at pharmacies, select physician offices and Alberta Health Services Influenza Clinics.

A "super" flu vaccine is being considered to protect vulnerable Australians in the wake of the country's worst flu season on record.

"The influenza virus mutates and, therefore, becomes resistant to vaccines, so new ones need to be manufactured to match the specific virus of that season", she said.

"Annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons aged 6 months and older and is the most effective way to reduce the risk of getting sick with seasonal flu and spreading it to others", the DOH flu surveillance report says. However, the Health Department said they don't normally hear of the flu until the end of January... early February.

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Where can I get a flu shot? CDC recommends that people get a flu vaccine by the end of October, if possible.

She adds: "People have been getting flu shots for many years and I don't think there's a correlation".

"It may include fever, chills, redness or swelling at the injection site, exhausted or achy muscles", she said.

Of the almost 2,000 healthcare professionals surveyed, 414 reported flu-like symptoms. The flu vaccine can't give you the flu. Get plenty of sleep, be physically active, manage your stress, drink plenty of fluids, and eat nutritious food.

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· Fever greater than 100.4 degrees that's lasted more than four days (fevers may be intermittent).

· Coughing up mucus tinged with blood. "The fewer people who contract the flu, the less likely it is to spread".

"There are people who should not be exposed to the live virus ... the elderly, the very young, pregnant women are not allowed to get the live virus".

Perhaps the most controversial of the myths surrounding the flu shot are claims that the vaccine causes autism in children.

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In Vermont, the Emergency Room at the University of Vermont Medical Center told Local 22 & Local 44 that they've seen a "couple" of cases too. Both are viruses. Viruses show no prejudices on who they infect.

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