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Posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2008 10:00 pm

With flu season on its way, health officials are now recommending that anyone over the age of six months old should be vaccinated. In years past, the vaccination shortage limited the vaccine to only those at high-risk. Dr. Karen Furst, health officer at San Joaquin County Public Health, said there is enough to go around this year.

"Almost everyone who wants (a vaccination) should get one," she said. "There are a lot of advantages to getting vaccinated."

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  • posted at 7:10 pm on Thu, Oct 2, 2008.

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    I'm going to safely assume that the flu is extremely early this year, as in, matter of fact most people have it, are are being told its an asthmatic viral infection or asthmatic bronchitis. How do I know this? I have it!!!

     
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