Prepare for flu season; get a flu shot
Published 10/09/2008, The Jamestown Sun
Not enough people get the flu vaccine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and we think more people — especially the young, old and vulnerable — should. The vaccine is important not only because it keeps people active, healthy and working, but also because it saves lives. Each year, the flu kills about 36,000 Americans and sends about 200,000 to the hospital.Word count: 217
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