Residents of aged care facilities have the highest risk of influenza-related illness and death. This video explains the benefits of vaccinating staff and residents and solutions to barriers in vaccination uptake amongst residents and staff.
Each winter, millions of people suffer from influenza—the flu. The flu virus infects the nose, throat, and lungs, and spreads from person to person through coughs and sneezes. The video explains why a flu shot [More]
Each year in the US, nearly 20,000 children under age 5 are hospitalized due to flu-related complications. CDC recommends that children aged six months through 18 years old get a flu vaccination. Moving personal stories [More]
Hello! This is video 2 in a series on the flu shot and its controversies. I am a medical doctor who enjoys helping explain the sometimes mysterious world of medical therapy. For more in formation, [More]
More Flu Info: http://bit.ly/WmNJRQ – Dr. James Steinberg of Emory University School of Medicine sheds light on how influenza vaccine is made. Related Video – Fighting the Flu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fH6QupnBYuo Related Video – Flu Shot Myths [More]
On October 2nd, 2015 the NDDoH held a press conference to remind the public of the importance of receiving an influenza vaccination as flu season approaches. These are remarks by Amy Schwartz, Vaccine Surveillance Coordinator [More]