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                                                                                    Seasonal Influenza (FLU)






FLU Vaccine for the 2012-2013 Influenza Season has begun shipping from manufacturers.  Shipments will continue
throughout the Fall.  Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a yearly vaccine.  Right now, there is very little
seasonal flu activity.  Flu season usually begins in October and can last through May.  Get Vaccinated before FLU
Season starts.

1CDC recommends a yearly FLU Vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against Flu
Viruses


2Take everyday Preventive Actions to Stop the Spread of GERMS!


3Take FLU Antiviral Drugs if your Doctor prescribes them.

Ref: CDC