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Flu Shots: What Healthcare Travelers Should Know?

by Howard Gerber on October 4, 2018

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flu season vaccineThe fall season may mean football games, hayrides, and cooler weather. It also means the start of the flu season. The flu can affect anyone, but healthcare travelers who are providing direct patient care are especially at risk of contracting the flu. [continue reading…]



2010 Flu Shots

by Howard Gerber on October 20, 2010

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Swine Flu was one of the most discussed topics of 2009. Everyone was concerned that it would be the next pandemic that would bring the world to a halt. Fortunately, the worst-case scenario did not come to be. Unfortunately, there will most likely be more discussion and scary stories in the press as flu season begins. One of the things that was often talked about last year was the need for a new vaccine for this “new” flu virus and the fact that people were being encouraged to get both the regular vaccine as well as the new one for swine flu, which eventually came to be called H1N1. [continue reading…]