The Canadian Press

2015-10-10 | HEALTH Flu Vaccine

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It will soon be time to roll up your sleeve for the seasonal flu shot -- and infectious diseases specialists say Canadians shouldn't shy away because of last year's vaccine mismatch. Dr. Danuta Skowronski of the B-C Centre for Disease Control says even partial coverage against the flu is good. (Skowronski says everyone should to get inoculated, but it's especially critical for the elderly and people with underlying health conditions who can die from complications of the flu.)

Date: 2015-10-10
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << that protection is not something to be dismissed outright and I do think it would be a double tragedy is coming out of last season's experience people especially those with high-risk conditions turned away from the vaccine >>