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Fri October 11, 2013

Northern Kentucky Health Department Urges People to Get Flu Vaccination as Soon as Possible

The flu season is upon us once again, and the Northern Kentucky Health Department is urging people to get their vaccinations as soon as possible. Department epidemiologist Kelly Giesbrecht says the new vaccine will protect against four strains of the flu, compared to three in previous years. WNKU’s Matt Kelley asked Doctor Geisbrecht if the urban legend about flu shots making people sick is true. (get more information at www.nkyhealth.org )