Flu Season Hits Earlier than in Recent Years

This year’s flu season seems to be starting earlier than usual and is getting more intense by the week. The ” target=”_blank”>CDC reminds us that it’s not too late to protect yourself and those around you by getting a flu shot. The vaccine is recommended for everyone over 6 months of age. And the CDC also has other helpful ” target=”_blank”>Unusually Early Flu Season Intensifies (NPR Health)
” target=”_blank”>Google Flu Trends for Los Angeles
” target=”_blank”>CDC Says “Take 3” Actions To Fight The Flu (CDC)

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