“It was my decision not to get him vaccinated, and as a mom I will always live with that,” said Diane McGowan (in yellow), whose son Martin died after contracting influenza.
With reports of the flu epidemic growing by the day, many employers are providing on-site flu shots. Some are requiring them. Can they?
The Pennsylvania Department of Health in partnership with the Delaware County Council hosted a free flu clinic at the Penn State Brandywine Campus.
There are about 11,000 confirmed cases in Pennsylvania so far this season, and 22 deaths.
National Influenza Vaccination Week starts Sunday and there are lots of places to get a vaccine locally.
Researchers compared flu-related emergency room visits in Children’s Hospital in Boston to Montreal Children’s Hospital in Canada, where shot recommendations were not expanded to include more kids.
October is the traditional start of the flu season. Have you had your vaccination yet?