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CDC: Flu Vaccine Is The Least Effective In A Decade

The Centers for Disease Control now says this year’s flu vaccine is the least effective in a decade.


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‘Alarming’ Flu Epidemic Escalates, Cedars Sinai Has Visitors Wear Surgical Masks To Slow Spread

In an effort to help quell Southern California’s flu epidemic, one local hospital is asking all visitors to wear surgical masks while in the building.



California’s Flu Crisis Getting Worse By The Day

The number of flu deaths across California have more than doubled since last week and hospitals are packed with patients.


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Herbal Pharmacist’s Tips On Staying Healthy Through Flu Season

Herbal pharmacist David Foreman, RPh, appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to discuss ways to prepare for flu season.


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The Best Time To Get A Flu Shot

Flu season is fast approaching, and a number of us may be wondering when we should take a trip to the doctor to get vaccinated.

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Free Flu Shots Being Offered To Kids In South Bay Area

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Centers in Torrance and San Pedro are brining free flue vaccines to children at their schools through its Partners for Healthy Kids Program.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2011