Flu Season Deepens

Dec 12, 2014

Not the news anybody was hoping for: this influenza season could be a bad one. 

The federal Centers for Disease Control made the announcement recently. 

Part of the issue is a potential mismatch between this year's flu strains and vaccines. 

The vaccines are prepared well in advance, and the flu making people sick is not always the flu targeted by the vaccines. 

Flu Season And How Not To Be Part Of It

Jan 14, 2014
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Flu season is in full swing in Oregon.

At least, health officials hope it does not get any fuller than this.