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Importance of adult flu vaccinations in reducing hospitalisations
 

Importance of adult flu vaccinations in reducing hospitalisations

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A top medical consultant says that adult vaccination provides varying degrees of protection, with up to 77% reduction in hospitalisation for influenza cases.
 
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8 Nov 2016 - General
 
Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect people differently. Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others. Between 80% and 90% of flu related deaths have occurred in people 65 years and older. An annual seasonal flu vaccine is the best way to reduce the chances that you will get seasonal flu and spread it to others. When more people get vaccinated again...
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