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Flu shot

It’s a fall thing: Time for flu shots

A vaccine today boosts your odds of staying healthy in the chilly months ahead.

On flu vaccine, generations collide

About 1 in 3 adults do not plan to get a flu shot—and many underestimate the deadliness of the disease.

Flu is on the rise

Flu season is ramping up. Luckily there’s still time to get vaccinated. But do it soon.

Winter is coming

Breathe easy as colder weather settles in. Explore these 4 tips to help you manage your asthma once snow starts flying.

Kids with asthma need a flu shot

Children with influenza have a 37 percent higher chance of not responding to their breathing treatments.

This year’s lone option: Flu shot

There’s still plenty of time to get your flu shot—but don't expect to get the nasal mist.

Bye-bye flu shot, hello patch?

Early results appear promising for dissolvable microneedle vaccine.

Surprising sources of germs

Beware, you probably use these two general items every day.

Flu shot may guard against irregular heart rate

Vaccination associated with fewer cases of atrial fibrillation, but more research is needed.

Is it too late to get a flu shot?

Absolutely not. Influenza activity usually peaks in January or February.