Dec 05 2017
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are more than seven thousand confirmed cases of influenza nationwide.
In Quebec past year the vaccine was only 37 percent effective against the strain of H3N2 that was infecting people.
Despite the varying degrees of effectiveness, the authors stress current flu vaccines "remain a valuable public health tool" and suggest "it is always better to get vaccinated than not to get vaccinated". "It's just important for people to recognize that they're starting to feel sick and that it can be very serious if you don't do something about it".
Health Canada This image from Health Canada shows the spread of influenza across Canada during the week of November 19 to 25, 2017. You can have deaths because of respiratory illness which causes hospitalizations.
Flu is most unsafe for people over age 65, young children, pregnant women and people with certain health conditions such as asthma or heart disease.
Visit Health Canada's website to find out where you can get a flu shot in your province.
Selena Gomez stuns at awards gala
After thanking Fanning and Raisa , Gomez added " I don't know how I'll ever repay it but maybe I'll make an epic album next year ".
Tiger Woods Faces Long Odds
For the first time in almost 10 months, Tiger Woods will tee up in a competitive golf event this week. Looking back on it now, it looked like I was playing in slow-mo".
India expresses outrage over Hafiz Saeed's release
Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. Saeed was also seen cutting a cake and distributing candies among his supporters in celebration of his release.
But the Fauci article points to another possible factor: most flu vaccines are grown in eggs.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist about other options which are available for certain age groups.
Two vaccine brands target the 65-and-older crowd. The very young, very old, and people with existing medical conditions are most at risk.
One high-dose version contains four times the usual anti-flu ingredient, while a competitor contains an extra immune-boosting compound.
The costs of flu vaccines vary on insurance plans, but many planes cover the vaccines at no cost, according to Crow.
The paper also noted that the flu vaccine "mismatch" seen in Australia this year could be related to the way most flu vaccines are now made: using chicken eggs to "grow" the flu virus strains. And it states getting the flu vaccination is the single best way to protect yourself from the flu and its consequences.
Dec 05 2017
Shohei Ohtani won't sign with the Mets
Later Sunday, Red Sox general manager Dave Dombrowski said that Boston is out of the running, as well. By early Sunday night, most other clubs had been informed they were eliminated from consideration.
Dec 05 2017
Cold Temperatures Late This Week
Met Office meteorologist Charles Powell warned temperatures could drop even lower than last week as northerly gales blast the UK. Tonight , we'll remain on the warm side with lows in the 60s with only a slight chance of showers, mainly after midnight.
Dec 04 2017
Clemson, Oklahoma, Georgia and Alabama will vie for national championship
The debate heading into Sunday's announcement regards whether Ohio State or Alabama should make the playoff. Alabama (11-1) made it 4-for-4 in the playoff, the only team that has made them all.
Dec 03 2017
Senate Republicans are confident they have the votes to pass tax bill
ET on Saturday, moving the USA one step closer to the biggest overhaul of the federal tax code in more than 30 years. The party views passage as crucial to retaining its House and Senate majorities in next year's elections.
Nov 30 2017
Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up
Representatives of the authorities met in Brussels today to go over information Uber provided since the breach became public. If that penalty were applied to each of the affected drivers in Washington, it would total almost $22 million in penalties.
Nov 30 2017
Scam Artists Accidentally Verify Post's Reporting on Moore Sexual Abuse
Bezos, used the phrase in an interview with The Post's executive editor, Martin Baron , at a tech forum at The Post last May. The Post said it made a decision to release the woman's comments despite an earlier agreement to be "off the record".
Nov 29 2017
Melania Trump Lashes Out At 'Salacious' Article
And the Christmas decorations are simply spectacular - the White House decorated with lots of red and green and gold. When @realDonaldTrump sees 'a attractive woman, [he] just start [s] kissing them.' I hear he doesn't 'even wait".
Nov 26 2017
Why three-four cups of Coffee a day good for you
A recent review has suggested that drinking coffee is beneficial for health , and it lowers premature death risks. Coffee lovers rejoice! Drinking three to four cups of coffee a day is more likely to benefit than harm a person.
Nov 26 2017
Myanmar and Bangladesh have Reached an Agreement to Return the Rohingya Refugees
In late October, officials in Myanmar ordered the harvesting of fields that had been deserted in the Rohingya exodus. Almost one million Rohingya have been forced to leave their homes, many fleeing to neighboring Bangladesh .
Nov 24 2017
OnePlus 5 Soon to be Discontinued in Favor of The OnePlus 5T
Moving to the burn test, the OnePlus 5T survived for 20 seconds before its display turned white, and never recovered. Now the new OnePlus flagship has also received its first durability test from a YouTuber, JerryRigEverything .
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