"I missed school for a whole week once when I got the flu", Guenther said, "and I passed it onto my whole basketball team who all missed a week of school too".
The virus can be particularly harmful and sometimes even fatal to over-65s, pregnant women and sufferers from chronic illnesses, as these groups are all particularly vulnerable.
Doctors and epidemiologists have more than a century of facts to back up their call for vaccinations. But nowadays, there are so many flu vaccine options you might feel like you are ordering off a menu.
Student Health administers about 4,100 flu vaccines each year, though that represents only a portion of vaccinated students, as some may choose to get their shots from a provider outside the University. As a result, people should do all they can to help prevent the flu - or at the very least shorten its duration.
Influenza is the deadliest vaccine-preventable illness in the United States - each year from flu and flu-related complications. "They updated two of the strains to be more in line with what they believe is going to come around this year".
Astronomers find first moon beyond our solar system So the duo applied to study the planet with Hubble, and were awarded 40 hours of observation time with the iconic telescope. That's because they receive energy not only from their star, but also from radiation reflected from their planet.
Five law enforcement officers shot in SC , reports say SWAT is about to "storm the house to stop shooter", according to Chief Deputy Glen Kirby with the Florence Co. Henry McMaster called the attack "devastating news" for South Carolinians, and he asked for their prayers.
It's back, it's on campus, and it's coming for you - it's influenza, more commonly known as the flu. Reactions with the mist are more common and can include a sore throat, headache and nausea.
"Everybody is entitled to their own opinion, but it's certainly recommended to get it each year", Adkins said. "You want to make sure that you're protected and that you're protecting others", Shelton explained. Delivery of supplies of certain flu vaccines to GP practices and community pharmacies will be staggered between September and November.
When looking at the high child death toll, Richard Benson, a contractor in the CDC's office of infectious diseases, told Healthline that approximately 80 percent of children did not receive a flu shot past year. "So still important to get your flu shot". If a person contracts the flu soon after getting a flu shot, it is likely that they were exposed to the virus before the vaccine was able to take effect. A single flu shot can go a long way in preventing the disease and even a possible fatality. "The vaccine lessens the number of days you are ill if you do get the flu and also decreases the viral load of the virus, decreasing the spread to others".
"The vaccine is not a live virus, so it can not give a person the flu", Brown said. For adult patients without insurance, the regular flu shot costs $20 and the high dose for seniors costs $40.
The total price cut in these states is now Rs 5 per litre. "Thus petrol & diesel wd be Rs. 5 cheaper in the State of Gujarat". The price of petrol in Delhi on Friday (Oct 5) was Rs 81.50 per litre while in Mumbai it was Rs 86.97.
For us, each match is very important to show us and for them to take responsibility, take confidence and take rhythm. One such player is Jack Wilshere, whose Arsenal career was cruelly decimated by injury.
An Institute for Supply Management survey published this week showed robust employment gains in the services sector in September. The dollar.DXY was little changed against a basket of currencies, while stocks on Wall Street were trading lower.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said those issues raised serious doubts about Kavanaugh and his qualifications. She said would announce later in the day whether she would support him in the final ballot.
Some critics saw antisemitic overtones in Trump's tweet referencing George Soros , a billionaire liberal activist who is Jewish. The accusations came just ahead of a procedural vote in the Senate on Kavanaugh, who has been accused of sexual misconduct.
India purchased the Russian long-range, surface-to-air missile systems which can destroy cruise and ballistic weapons. He also said that the two leaders discussed the resulting situation after U.S. withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal.
Leslie could become a weak hurricane based on the latest forecast, but it will not threaten land as a tropical system. Forecasters say the storm is heading north at 3 miles per hour (6 kph) and is expected continue through Friday night.
Michael Sorrentino apologized to the court during brief remarks and said he has overcome substance abuse. Mike Sorrentino flashed his abs and boasted about hookups on all six seasons of " Jersey Shore ".
Shahbaz Sharif arrested on charges of corruption
PML-N leaders reacted strongly after Shehbaz was produced in an accountability court on Saturday, a day after his arrest. The minister said that these cases were initiated by NAB during the tenure of the PML-N government and then continued.
Banksy painting 'self-destructs' moments after being sold
The gallery version featured spray paint and acrylic on canvas, mounted on a board. "We are in discussion about next steps". Alex Branczik, Sotheby's senior director and head of contemporary art in Europe said: 'It appears we just got Banksy-ed'.
Twitter Brings Its 'Data Saver' Feature to Android and iOS
Twitter's Data Saver option has been available in the Twitter for Windows application and its mobile website for some time. Twitter Lite has an install size of 3MB, which saves data and space and loads quickly on unreliable or patchy networks.
Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad
She is a survivor of human trafficking and is also the goodwill ambassador of United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime or UNODC. The two were jointly awarded the Peace Prize for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.
Now Telltale’s "skeleton crew" has been laid off, too
Today more news has come out in regards to the continuation of Clementine's story, as well as the state of the company. It did, however, keep on a skeleton staff of 25 people that were said to be staying on for the "foreseeable" future.
Britain’s PM Theresa May dances onto stage
Asked what she thought of Johnson's speech, May told Sky News that Johnson had put in a characteristically good performance. And she warned she was ready to take further action against utility firms which punish loyal customers with higher prices.
Typhoon Kong-rey likely to approach Okinawa
Kong-Rey began as a tropical depression on Saturday and after growing in strength, officially became a typhoon on Sunday at 8 p.m. The typhoon will pass close to Okinawa in Japan on Thursday night but it could change course and head for the Korean Peninsula.