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Do You Get Flu Shots? [POLL]
A get a little bit sick every single year, but it has been years since I have gotten really super-sick. This year, though -- right after I had a flu shot -- I was flat on my beck with the worst cold I have had in a very long time.
Piers Morgan Gets Flu Shot and Then… Gets the Flu!
A couple of weeks ago, I commented on a Facebook topic on KIMA-TV's page regarding getting vaccinated for influenza.  I was pretty cavalier, stating that I had NEVER gotten inoculated and have NEVER had the flu, relying only on my body's own natural defenses and immune system to help …
Potential Swine Flu Outbreak On U.S.-Mexico Border
At least three people have died while infected with the H1N1 flu virus, also known as Swine Flu in El Paso, Texas, and Cuidad Juarez, Mexico, officials announced. Information regarding one of the patients, a 76-year-old male, indicates that the virus was a secondary factor in his death in February; …
Flu Season Kicking Into High Gear
The flu season got off to a slow start but it’s starting to pick up, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC says the flu is circulating in all 50 states and widespread in 37. Pediatric deaths from flu tripled in the past month, jumping from 10 early in J…