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Several Mass. Communities Facing Flu Vaccine Shortages

As Massachusetts faces a spike in the number of influenza cases, health officials in towns across the state say they’re running out of vaccinations.

01/11/2013

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14 Flu Deaths Reported In New Hampshire

The flu season is more severe in New Hampshire than in recent years, but the state public health director says it’s not yet to the point of alarming.

01/11/2013

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Mass. Residents Rush To Get Flu Shots As Sickness Spikes

State officials are offering reassurances that there is plenty of vaccine still available for people who are still looking to get a flu shot.

01/10/2013

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NightSide – One Flu Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

The flu is nothing to sneeze at.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/10/2013

WBZ-TV's Christina Hager opens a door at an MBTA station

Avoiding Germs Is Nearly Impossible In Boston

WBZ-TV’s Christina Hager counted how many times she came into contact with germs in Boston.

01/10/2013

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH OMAR MDPH'S CABRERA

Flu Outbreak Spreads Like Wildfire

January 12, 2013 The flu outbreak continues to spread like wildfire with more than 700 reported cases here in Boston. On Wednesday January 9th, Boston Mayor Tom Menino declared a public health emergency and this […]

WBZ-TV–01/10/2013

Mayor Joe Curtatone. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio's Carl Stevens)

Somerville Mayor Says City Has ‘Exhausted’ Supply Of Flu Vaccine

“We exhausted our supply on Tuesday,” Mayor Joe Curtatone said during a press conference Thursday morning.

01/10/2013

A child recieves a flu shot. (Photo credit: Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)

Doctors Encourage Flu Shots Amid Outbreak In Mass.

This strain of the flu is particularly nasty. So far, there are more than 700 confirmed cases in Boston and thousands more are likely battling the bug.

01/09/2013

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DPH: 18 Flu Deaths In Massachusetts

18 people in Massachusetts have died from the flu this season, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Wednesday.

01/09/2013

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Widespread Flu Worries New Hampshire Health Officials

The flu season is early this year and state health officials say there have been 13 flu-related deaths in New Hampshire in December alone.

01/07/2013

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