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Loveland Toddler Who Died From Flu A Wake-Up Call For Parents

An 18-month-old girl from Loveland has died from influenza.

12/16/2014

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Spike In Serious Flu Cases In Larimer County Indicates Statewide Trend

In Larimer County 23 people have been hospitalized with influenza since October, marking what health officials call a huge spike in serious illness caused by the virus.

12/08/2014

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1,000 Free Flu Shots Given Out Courtesy Of Volunteers Of America

Safeway and Volunteers of America teamed up over the weekend to give 1,000 flu shots for free.

10/12/2014

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Gov. Hickenlooper Gets His New FDA-Approved Needle-Free Flu Shot

Flu season is just around the corner and Gov. John Hickenlooper got his flu shot on Monday, but he barely felt it. The governor’s vaccine was injected without a needle.

09/22/2014

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Who’s Afraid Of The Big, Bad Flu Shot?

Any new germ that kills more then 30,000 Americans would have citizens in a panic. Yet there is a disease that harms that many — but has a surefire prevention — yet that prevention gets ignored by millions of people. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains that less than half of the people who should get flu immunizations don’t … and offers tips and options that hopefully will change your mind.

09/22/2014

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Colorado Flu Season Has Doctors On High Alert

Colorado is experiencing the worst flu season since 2009, especially for young adults.

12/31/2013

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Task Force Wants Parents Educated Before Opting Out Of Flu Shots

The decision to vaccinate a child is a personal one, but in New York City the health board recently passed a mandatory flu shot plan for some children under six.

12/11/2013

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Dozens Already Hospitalized With The Flu In Colorado

The flu is hitting Colorado with dozens of people hospitalized, and now one death has been reported.

12/05/2013

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Fight The Flu Now, Don’t Wait To Get The Shot

Fight the flu now. Don’t wait to get your flu shot. That’s advice from health experts on this year’s flu season.

09/25/2013

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Parents Should Start Thinking About Flu Shots Now

Fall hasn’t arrived yet but experts want parents to start thinking about preventing influenza now. They’re recommending children 6 months and older get a flu shot as soon as possible.

09/02/2013

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