Flu shots help protect us from the highly contagious, debilitating illness that can have severe complications in some portions of the population. "They present with the typical symptoms of fever chills cough sore throat muscle aches".
Doctors say a typical flu season in Oklahoma usually runs from October to May. A typical case can last close to a week; serious complications include dehydration and pneumonia.
But health officials still recommend getting the flu shot, saying it still inoculates against H1N1 and is better than having no protection. "We want to help educate grandparents to understand the seriousness of the flu and their higher risk of developing complications from this unsafe and potentially deadly disease".
Among health care workers who declined the vaccine, the most common reason is fear of experiencing side effects or getting sick from the vaccine.
"We have some evidence that the vaccination protects the woman from influenza herself, and it can protect the infant in the six months of life from getting influenza before we are able to vaccinate the infant", Flannery said.
Data from the CDC's interactive flu-tracking site show cases of people falling ill with "influenza-like illnesses" (ILI) are more widespread than in previous years.
The flu season is finally upon us, but recent reports revealed that this year's flu shot may be ineffective. Qualifying children and adolescents can receive flu vaccine provided by the Texas Vaccines for Children program. The article's authors also noted that "the vaccine prevented about a third of all illness by all of the types of flu", Flannery said.
Experts say that 24 people had to be hospitalized within the last week due to the virus, bringing the total number of hospitalizations to 135. That death reported in mid-November involved a child age four or younger.
If you do catch the flu, Brammer suggests taking antivirals such as Tamiflu to reduce the number of days you are sick. There it was only 10 percent effective, and it's predicted to be similar in the states.
A number of fellow Democrats have called on Conyers to resign, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and fellow Michigan Rep. He added that he hopes his retirement will be viewed in the "larger perspective" of his more than 50 years as a lawmaker.
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Trump demurred on Monday when asked whether he was trying to send Romney a message by encouraging Hatch to run again. Trump has been urging Hatch to run long before Romney entered the conversation, according to the senator's office.
Rain chances this afternoon will remain low at 30%, but you may want to carry the umbrella for the chance of a couple of showers. Upper 60s are in store for the northeast and east central portions of the state Sunday , while the southeast will see low 70s.
Trump has threatened several times to withdraw from the Paris accord saying it is crippling USA business. Obama then spoke on the mindfulness that should be exercised when using Twitter and all social media .
If you thought walking on air wasn't humanly possible, the latest fad to sweep the internet will make you think otherwise. The leg that's stepping on the box uses a great deal of hip flexor, glute and core stability.
That seems to have pushed Saleh into flirting with the coalition, ultimately leading to the breakdown of the rebel alliance. A spokesman quoted Aboul-Gheit as saying the global community should label the Houthis a "terrorist" organization.
The Mariners have reportedly told several of their players to come to LA in order to meet with Ohtani. They spoke on condition of anonymity because not all teams had announced whether they were in or out.
Those who ate more cheese had a 10% lower risk of having a stroke and were 14% less likely to developing coronary heart disease. Nibbling on cheese a little bit a day helps keep heart disease at bay, researchers found.
Tarantino has previously stated his appreciation for the Star Trek franchise, going back to the 1960s television series. In the case of Tarantino, however, it's hard to think of a writer-director with more of a specific, honed sensibility.
Spanish judge withdraws arrest warrant for Puigdemont
Puigdemont's party, Junts per Catalunya (Together for Catalonia), could not be immediately reached for comment. But Marta Rovira, Junqueras's deputy in his ERC party, said the decision was politically motivated.
OR begins search for next head football coach
But FSU rebounded and won four of five down the stretch to continue the program's record bowl streak to 36 consecutive years. Taggart danced around the topic of the Florida State opening when speaking with reporters last week.
Honor 7X and View10
The front facing camera is a 13 MP unit and is accompanied by a very Apple-esque 3D face recognition hardware and software. Speaking first about the pricing and availability of the Honor 7X , it will be exclusively available on Amazon India.
Bryan Singer Was Fired From Freddie Mercury Biopic
But a Twentieth Century Fox Film spokesperson confirmed Monday that Singer "is no longer the director of Bohemian Rhapsody ". As well as directing, Singer is listed as a co-producer, alongside Queen's Brian May and Roger Taylor, among others.
Facebook Launches New Messenger Kids App
Sounds entertaining... enough, but also safe and practical for parents constantly anxious with the perils of the open web. The application is available for preview in the USA and will roll out to iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch initially.