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Do You Have the Flu or a Cold? Getting Through the Flu Season

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This vaccine contains three flu strains, four times the amount of antigen – the part of the vaccine that causes the body to produce antibodies – and is intended to create a stronger immune response.”


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Reviewed October 3, 2014
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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