The best protection against the flu is the flu shot, but is it too late to get vaccinated? "The flu vaccine can keep you from getting the flu, make the illness less severe if you do get it, and keep you from spreading the virus".
Perhaps as a result of that ordeal, Goodman said, "There seemed to be more demand for flu shots this year".
Last season at that point, 11,275 cases of lab-confirmed flu had been reported.
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A year ago 200 children died from the flu in the US 80% of them had not been vaccinated!
The flu is making its rounds in nearly every state around the country and more people are coming down with the common flu symptoms.
Canada-wide, 414 children have been hospitalized with the flu, the vast majority the H1N1 strain of influenza A, which tends to hit children hardest.
Influenza symptoms include: headache, fever (102-104), weakness, runny or stuff nose, sneezing, sore throat, cough, chest discomfort and general aches and pains.
His research group is one of six teams across the country that partner with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to monitor the effectiveness of the flu vaccine and help inform which strains are included in the vaccine each year.
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Flu vaccine for adults 19 years and older is $30, with High-Dose flu vaccine for adults 65 years and older $50.
Flu vaccines are the best way to prevent influenza, according to public health experts, but there's always some guesswork in predicting the strain that will be most commonly circulating in the upcoming season.
It has been a deadly flu season across Canada and Saskatchewan this year.
"We also have good evidence that having a flu shot greatly reduces the risk of hospitalization or death even for those who do get the flu anyway", he added. There were about 80,000 estimated deaths, including 180 children - the most since the CDC started using its latest surveillance procedures. You can stay healthy this season for those children and elderly individuals in your life who are more at-risk for becoming critically ill if you pass the virus on to them.
"If someone has the flu, they can stay home, get hydrated, maybe visit their family doctor".
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CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older get a flu shot every year.