You will want to see a doctor if you have symptoms including body aches, headaches, runny nose, coughing, fever, or chills.
According to the Indiana State Department of Health weekly report released on December 21, there is widespread flu activity. Health officials stateside are concerned because the US and Australia use the same vaccine. It's a pretty simple fix; get your flu vaccine.
Starting next month, hepatitis A vaccinations would be listed as a conventional vaccine for infants born on or after January 1 this year and who are at least 12 months old, the agency said.
USA sanctions North Korean officials involved in ballistic missile program
North Korea launched a new ICBM on November 29, claiming it can carry a nuclear warhead to anywhere on the USA mainland. The North Korean official's appearances were all linked to North Korean missile or rocket tests, the data shows.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends flu shots annually for everyone at least 6 months old. Every year 200 thousand people are hospitalized on average. "The flu vaccine has definitely gotten not the best publicity, and deservedly so", he said. However, this year's vaccine has not proven to be extremely effective.
Yet there are those who may argue that they are perfectly healthy and do not require such measures to protect their health.
This year it is speculated that the vaccine may only be about 10% effective. "That generally differentiates from a flu to a cold". The city says 139 cases have been reported so far this season. A flu shot is your best defense.
Cuomo is allowing New Yorkers to prepay their property taxes
The tax warrant has gone to local tax collectors and people interested in prepayment will need to do so at the local level. Prince William County taxpayers are able to prepay their 2018 taxes , though the county's Tax Administration Division.
"There's still a benefit to getting vaccinated because if you do get the flu, your symptoms will be milder", Troisi said. The most logical explanation for this is that the person was already exposed to flu viruses shortly before, or within two weeks after, getting vaccinated.
"If you start the treatment late, it will not work as well", he said. The vaccine is made with a dead or weakened form of the flu virus, which can't give you influenza given the stunted amounts within the shot. For more information on influenza: here. But if you're still anxious, thimerosal-free flu vaccines are available for children and adults. The flu can be especially serious for children, the elderly and those with weak immune systems. These usually dissipate within two days and are considered a normal reaction to being injected with latent strains of the virus. In other words, receiving the shot will not guarantee you have a flu-free season.
Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with mother and wife not the 'last,' clarifies Pakistan
He insisted that the meeting was arranged in the light of "Islamic traditions and based on purely humanitarian grounds". And while they talked, Pakistan's Foreign Office video recorded every bit of the conversation and body language.