Flu vaccinations recommended for nearly everyone | Park Rapids Enterprise

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Seasonal flu vaccines such as this one being given last week, have been in short supply. More serum is anticipated to arrive, possibly this week. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Flu vaccinations recommended for nearly everyone

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With autumn's arrival, and temperatures dropping, come thoughts of the flu, and temperatures rising.

Myra Haldorson, an RN who's the infection preventionist at St. Joseph's Area Health Services, is recommending everyone from ages 6 months and up be vaccinated for the flu.


This is the first time a universal flu vaccination is being advocated, unless an individual has a valid contraindication.

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