• APRIL 29, 2016
    CDC: Build Your Own Zika Prevention Kit

    CDC: Build Your Own Zika Prevention Kit

    Living in Southwest Florida means living with mosquitos. The CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) posted a “Build Your Own Zika Prevention Kit” available to anyone with an internet connection. For both you and your family’s safety,…

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    • AUGUST 13, 2015
    CDC: Vaccine Information Statement

    CDC: Vaccine Information Statement

    Influenza (“flu”) is a contagious disease that spreads around the United States every year, usually between October and May. Flu is caused by influenza viruses, and is spread mainly by coughing, sneezing, and close contact. Anyone can get flu. Flu strikes suddenly and can last several days. Symptoms vary by age, but can include:

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    • AUGUST 7, 2015
    Flu Season: CDC Links and Information

    Flu Season: CDC Links and Information

    Basic Materials What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season   Inactivated Flu Vaccine: Vaccination Information Statement (VIS)   Live, Intranasal Flu Vaccine: Vaccination Information Statement (VIS)   Prevention and Control of Seasonal…

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    • JULY 17, 2015
    Flu Season Information

    Flu Season Information

    In the Northern hemisphere, winter is the time for flu, but the exact timing and duration of flu seasons vary. While seasonal flu outbreaks can happen as early as October, most of the time flu activity peaks between December and February, although activity can…

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