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Flu Shot Clinics Opening on Wednesday

Flu Shot Clinics Opening on Wednesday

The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority is preparing to open 12 public flu shot clinics across the city on Wednesday. The annual flu vaccine is recommended for pregnant women, children between six months and five-years-old, seniors over the age of 65, those with a...

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Free Flu Shot Clinics Begin October 21

Free Flu Shot Clinics Begin October 21

WINNIPEG -- Free flu shot clinics will begin operating on October 21, protecting against four different influenza viruses this year. The province and Winnipeg Regional Health Authority launched the 2015 influenza immunization campaign on Friday. “The flu is...

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Nine Flu-Related Deaths Reported in Manitoba

Nine Flu-Related Deaths Reported in Manitoba

WINNIPEG -- Nine deaths in the province have been linked to lab-confirmed influenza and another 480 reported cases are present. Manitoba's chief provincial public health officer advised Friday, that like other jurisdictions, the province is experiencing an increase in...

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