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

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 12:34pm

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 them. The CDC’s...

Flu vaccine choices: Which one is right for you?

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Friday, October 25, 2013 - 10:00am

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 inactivated. meaning it is...

High Dose Flu Shot is Best Bet For Seniors

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Monday, November 4, 2013 - 3:45am

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 sponsors a flu...

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

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, November 27, 2013 - 6:15am

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 concluded flu...

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