Most people will recover from influenza infection within a week to 10 days, but some are at greater risk of developing more severe complications such as pneumonia. At this time past year, no states showed widespread activity.
"The study highlighted that false beliefs about flu and flu vaccination are held by some oncology staff", the study in the "Irish Medical Journal" said.
It said that the flu season runs until May next year and that individuals in the health care and essential services sectors should also ensure that they receive the vaccine.
The flu vaccine is available at health centres across the country.
"Given the recent information about the egg-free vaccine, I plan for my family to get the egg-free this year".
Americans have about a dozen different influenza vaccines to choose from, produced by seven different manufacturers. A high dose vaccine, containing three influenza strains is publicly funded and may also be available for people 65 years of age and older.
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Most people don't even know which vaccine they are getting, as clinics, pharmacies and doctors usually make their own arrangements with suppliers.
Antony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, says: "We're relinquishing our responsibilities as a society if we don't really aggressively try to get as many children vaccinated with the flu vaccine as possible..." It makes the virus harder for the human immune system to recognize and fight it. The majority of flu vaccines protect against four different strains of influenza.
Flucelvax is grown in canine kidney cells.
Pharmacies are an appealing option for many busy parents; they are open weekends and evenings, and there is no need to make an appointment.
Flu is a major killer. CDC and other officials at the hearing stressed that even when the vaccine doesn't prevent infection, it can still reduce complications that land people in the hospital and cause death.