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Why seasonal flu vaccination is necessary; where could you get it from

October 02, 2021 1:33 pm

Notably, new flu vaccines are developed twice a year as flu viruses undergo changes rapidly

Safe to give Covid-19 shot and flu vaccine at the same time, says UK study

October 01, 2021 12:20 pm

The study, led by the University of Bristol, found that reported side effects were usually mild to moderate in tests with three flu vaccines and either Pfizer or AstraZeneca's Covid-19 shot

Doctors on whether adults should take the flu vaccine and its efficacy against Covid-19

June 23, 2021 11:11 am

According to Dr Rajkumar, senior consultant, Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, as per CDC in the US, flu shots are advisable for "everyone aged 6 months or more. But the protection it provides varies from one season to the other"

Covid-19: Here's how flu vaccine can help keep kids safe

June 10, 2021 10:04 am

"Vaccinating children with flu shots will offer possible benefit of viral interference, preventing infection risk and bringing down infection severity in the possible third wave," a doctor says

Back to school: Put the flu vaccine on your checklist

March 30, 2021 6:02 pm

Parents need to understand influenza isn’t just in schools -- it’s also out in our communities, in stores and in parks and in individuals around you. It’s important for kids to get vaccinated

Here's why it's important to give your child the flu shot

December 27, 2020 5:31 pm

It is mandatory to yearly immunize children for up to five years. The first flu shot is given at six months after birth

Why flu shots for kids is important during the pandemic

November 12, 2020 11:51 am

The flu shot has been touted to act as a preventive shield against the soaring viral infection and decrease the risk of developing respiratory problems like H1N1 and pneumonia, which could aggravate a person's risk of getting COVID-19.

Flu vaccine during pregnancy: All you need to know, from a doctor

September 23, 2020 3:57 pm

Pregnant women are susceptible individuals in whom flu can lead to serious complications like pneumonia and the associated high fever can lead to birth defects in the unborn child

Flu vaccines are a must for children; here's why

June 22, 2020 6:22 pm

All family members should get the flu shot every year to protect themselves from this deadly virus. Ask your local doctor today about the flu vaccination.

Flu vaccination linked to lower risk of death in patients with high BP, says study

September 02, 2019 12:55 pm

The analysis controlled for patient characteristics that could impact the likelihood of dying such as age, comorbidities, medications, and socioeconomic status.