Influenza vaccines, also known as flu shots, are vaccines that protect against
influenza. A new version of the vaccine is developed twice a year as the
influenza virus ... However, in most years (16...
Feb 24, 2016 ... Weeks of ongoing flu activity still ahead; CDC urges flu vaccination. ... At this time
, there are not enough data to estimate VE by age group, nor to ... With weeks to
go for the current flu season, VE estimates may change.
Sep 17, 2015 ... This year's flu vaccines are a good match to the viruses now in ... their flu shots to
be sickened with a flu-like illness that was bad enough to ...
Dec 7, 2014 ... Another aspect of this is that it is likely that the H3N2 component of this year's flu
vaccine is still good enough to confer partial immunity to the ...
Jan 15, 2015 ... The flu vaccine is barely protecting people this year – reducing the risk of ... there
have been years when the flu vaccine was only 10 percent effective. ... how well
the vaccine prevents severe disease – infections bad enough ...
Dec 11, 2015 ... The flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to U.S. ... The only
bright side: Problems with last year's vaccine didn't drive the ...
Sep 21, 2015 ... CDC: There's good news about this year's flu vaccine ... to the next year's flu
season to give vaccine manufacturers enough time to prepare.
Sep 22, 2015 ... More influenza vaccines are available this year than ever before, with at ... “There
is enough for anyone who wants to get a flu vaccination,” said Tom ... The 2014
influenza vaccine was only 13% effective against this strain, ...
Jan 15, 2015 ... Flu vaccines are only 23% effective this season -- bad news in a particularly ...
Flu shots normally prevent 60% to 65% of infections serious enough for ... This
year's influenza vaccines are less effective than usual, however, ...
The best way to prevent the flu is to get a flu vaccine each year as soon as it's ....
There will be enough thimerosal-free flu vaccine options for pregnant women, ...