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CDC Hopes This Year’s Flu Shots Will Be More Effective

By on October 7th, 2015 | Last updated: October 8, 2015 at 3:35 pm

Experts predict that this year’s flu shot will be more effective at combatting the flu strain than in year’s past. They recommend visiting clinics or local drug stores to get vaccinated in early October, before the peak of flu season.

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‘The More The Better': Flu Vaccines Now Cover Fourth Influenza Strain

By on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 8:34 am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated this year’s flu vaccine will help protect against a second strain of influenza B.

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UF Student Health Care Center administers free flu shots

By on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: January 17, 2013 at 9:11 am

The UF Student Health Care Center helped fight flu season by offering free flu shots to students, faculty members and staff Wednesday afternoon.

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Nasal vaccine to be offered in local schools

By on September 24th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:35 pm

Alachua County students can sign up to receive free Flu Mist, a nasal spray that can be taken in place of the flu shot.

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