When is the right time to get your 2019 flu shot?

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It is not always clear when – or why – you should get the latest influenza vaccine.

The flu vaccine changes each year depending on which strains of the virus are making their way through the population, and based on current data this year’s flu season could be starting early.

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Monday, April 15 2019
Produced By Casey Tonkin
Featured in storyProfessor Nigel Stocks, Director of the National Primary Care influenza surveillance Network in AustraliaDr Ian Barr, Deputy Director of the World Health Organization’s Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza

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