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Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind Children

More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.

10/07/2013

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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.

09/18/2013

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Health Dept: 34 Flu Deaths Confirmed In Washington

The Washington state Health Department says the state has had 34 lab-confirmed flu deaths so far this flu season — up 28 from last week.

CBS Seattle–02/08/2013

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Alaska Airlines: Pilot Who Fainted Had Stomach Bug

The Alaska Airlines pilot who lost consciousness during a Seattle-bound flight Thursday night, prompting an emergency landing, was suffering from food poisoning or a stomach virus, an airline spokesman said Friday.

CBS Seattle–02/01/2013

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Flu Now ‘Widespread’ In Washington

The state Department of Health says the flu is now widespread in Washington, meaning it is in more than half of communities. Previously it had been considered a regional problem.

CBS Seattle–01/11/2013

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Study: People Getting Flu Shot More Likely To Get ‘Swine Flu’

A new study led by Vancouver’s Dr. Danuta Skowronski, an influenza expert at the B.C. Center for Disease Control has spotted a strange vaccine related phenomenon.

09/19/2012