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Influenza Update Influenza Update

2017 was the worst year for influenza in recorded history in terms of numbers of cases diagnosed. This year there are more options for vaccination too that should make a big difference including higher dose or boosted vaccines for the elderly population and most states are subsidising the vaccine for children.

Monday, 9 April 2018

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Staying well this 'flu' season Staying well this 'flu' season

The ‘flu’, or influenza, is quite a highly contagious viral infection, which spreads easily to others. It is often serious and can be potentially deadly, particularly in people who are in identified risk groups, but even in those individuals who are fit and healthy.

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Tags: influenza, SafeQuest