Flu Shot Season

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A word of warning, as flu season ramps up.

Pregnant women, young children and the extremely obese are at high risk for complications from the flu including death.

Experts with the infectious diseases Society of America say these patients should get medical care right away if they develop flu like symptoms.

They should also take anti-viral treatment like tamiflu as soon as possible.

 

Categories: Dee Armstrong, Health