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Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates Still Too Low
Date:12/9/2009

ase Control and Prevention recommends that children and adolescents aged 6 months to 18 years get the seasonal vaccine.

According to the CDC, with the spread of the H1N1 swine flu, many people will need both the seasonal flu and the swine flu vaccine. Those who should get the H1N1 vaccine include health-care workers, children and young adults, people with underlying chronic conditions and people who care for infants.

The report released Wednesday was paid for by the pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline, a major manufacturer of influenza vaccine.

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For more information on flu, visit the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.



SOURCES: Dec. 9, 2009, teleconference with: William Schaffner, M.D., president-elect, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, chairman, Department of Preventive Medicine, and professor, infectious diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.; Katherine M. Harris, Ph.D., economist, RAND Corp.


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