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Monday, December 22, 2014

From schools to Grady Hospital, they’re seeing large numbers of people with flu, or about to be. The CDC says the disease is widespread in 28 more states than Georgia. Georgia’s Director of Health...

December 22, 2014

Ask Dr. Sandy: Do Flu Shots Have Additional Benefits?

Flu season is here. If that isn't reason enough to get a flu shot, maybe this will persuade you: A new study in the journal Heart found flu vaccination may help prevent heart attacks. Researchers...

November 27, 2013

High Dose Flu Shot is Best Bet For Seniors

Flu season is here. It is time to get vaccinated. There is no excuse not to. Plenty of vaccine is available from multiple sources: your doctor's office, your local pharmacy, at work (if your company...

November 4, 2013

Flu vaccine choices: Which one is right for you?

This year offers a new challenge for consumers: the need to decide which vaccine to receive.There are many choices. Standard flu shot: Trivalent or Quadrivalent? The standard flu shot is...

October 25, 2013

Dr. Sandy says: Immunizations are not just for kids: Adults need them, too.

Immunizations are not just for kids: adults need them, too. Here’s why. Each year, more than 50,000 adults die from vaccine preventable diseases in the United States, proof that adults also need...

February 14, 2013

Flu Hitting Hard And Early

December 5, 2012

Schools Offering Flu Shots

October 2, 2012

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