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The CDC recommends that people 6 months and older get vaccinated

Monday, November 21, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Samantha Porter
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"AUSTINTOWN - There is still time to roll up your sleeve.

"Public health officials at the federal, state and local levels urge people 6 months and older to get the flu vaccination.

"The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention describes a yearly flu vaccine as the “first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses.”

"Though the CDC recommends that people get a flu shot by the end of October, it is not too late to get the 2016 vaccine, said Erica Horner, director of the Nursing and Community Health Division of the Mahoning County District Board of Health..."

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