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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.


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CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal Flu

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.


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Valley Flu Fatalities Now 22

Doctors warn the season could extend beyond March, as it did in 2013.


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Flu Deaths Here Reach 18

The number of flu deaths has jumped 50% in two and a half weeks.


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Sixth Flu Death Reported In Southern Nevada

Health District still urging vaccinations as peak of season approaches


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Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind Children

More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.


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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.


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Flu Season Approaches

Now is the time to protect yourself against the flu. The Southern Nevada Health District is offering the seasonal flu vaccine for everyone six months and older.

CBS Las Vegas–09/20/2011