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Flu shot options: a test of patient engagement?
Talking about the flu vaccine used to be straightforward. But with the proliferation of vaccine options, it has become much more complicated. It isn't even accurate anymore to call it a flu "shot". T...
9/16/13 at 12:07 PM Blog break 1/9/13 at 12:45 PM
A (flu) shot in the arm 9/19/12 at 3:07 PM
Influenza Virus Levels Above Average in North Dakota and Minnesota
Widespread flu activity is being reported across much of the country and the American Red Cross urges people who have not yet gotten a flu vaccine to get vaccinated now. The Red Cross also has step...
1/10/13 at 12:31 PM
State Health Department Reports a Dramatic Increase in Influenza Activity
North Dakotans Urged To Take Steps to Reduce the Spread of Influenza The North Dakota Department of Health today announced that 1,077 cases of influenza have been reported in the state, significantly ...
1/9/13 at 8:32 AM National Influenza Vaccination Week Highlights the Importance of Flu Vaccination 12/3/12 at 2:39 PM
Ah, Science: Redheads, Booze, Booms and Shots
My list of interesting links has once again swollen to monstrous proportions, so much so that my whole computer is threatening to just lie down and cry. Instead of playing a game of Klingon Monopoly ...
9/28/12 at 9:00 AM Did I Just Kill 17 Million People? Oopsie! 10/22/09 at 3:47 AM
The Other F Word 10/13/09 at 7:13 AM
Kids with disabilities among flu season's most vulnerable
Another flu season is fast approaching, and there's a new caution forcertain people with disabilities -- children with disabilities, in particular. Federal health officials are using a study of the 2...
8/29/12 at 11:45 AM
H1N1 - Are you still out there? Hiding under the bathroom rug perhaps?
One year ago, in early January 2010, the Douglas County Public Health office was abuzz withactivity around H1N1. You couldn't make it through the day, orhardly anhour, without someone uttering the wor...
1/7/11 at 10:14 AM
N.D. health officials encourage flu shots
BISMARCKState health officials are encouraging North Dakotans to get an influenza vaccination this fall, saying there are more than enough doses available. The North Dakota Department of Health and C...
10/4/10 at 10:32 AM
under the radar
Just because you don't hear as much about bird flu as you did three or four years ago, doesn't mean resources are not being targeted. The work continues. Avian Influenza Surveillance Continues State...
8/31/10 at 11:32 AM