Published: Fri, November 03, 2017
Medicine | By Melba Vasquez

Another flu season: Prepare for the worst

Another flu season: Prepare for the worst

· Wash your hands often with soap or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer. The Flu Vaccine Finder at can help people find flu clinics near them.

But Fraser Health recommends everyone over six months old should get the shot. It's also the neighborly thing to do.

Ron Balajadia, chief of the DOH Immunization Branch, said the best way to temper the spread of flu is through vaccination. "If you have ever had a cold, you can get the flu".

Dr. Denise Pate, Internal Medicine Doctor at Medical Offices of Manhattan, tells PEOPLE she's encountered several patients who were wary of the shot due to long-circulated rumors that it causes illness. "The evidence shows us that there are so many people every year who actually die from the flu", she says.

Where can I get a flu shot?

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Clinicians were the healthcare professionals most likely to work with flu-like symptoms, with 44.3 percent reporting the behavior. When you are sick, keep your distance from others to protect them from getting sick too.

A "super" flu vaccine is being considered to protect vulnerable Australians in the wake of the country's worst flu season on record. Influenza vaccine formulation for this year includes two strains different from last year's flue vaccine, as well as the 2009 H1N1 pandemic strain.

Darwyna Facteau is the Director of Health Care Services at the Department. For those who would rather get out of their auto, a special area will also be set up for the shots. But mild and short-lived side-effects can include soreness, redness, tenderness, or swelling at the spot of injection.

"If you catch the flu, you will experience high fevers, body aches, some coughing and generalized fatigue", she said.

"I had a flu in the year 2000 and it was lasting".

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· People with diabetes, asthma, or other chronic conditions. CDC recommends that people get a flu vaccine by the end of October, if possible.

· Fever that went away but has returned two or more days later.

"There are people who should not be exposed to the live virus ... the elderly, the very young, pregnant women are not allowed to get the live virus".

When should I call 911 or be seen at an emergency room? .

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