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 also says they shouldn't dismiss flu shots because they're typically only 50 to 60 per cent effective. (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: 22 seconds

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