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Spread the joy, not the flu this holiday season

 

Last updated 12/19/2016 at Noon

12-15-16-health-Spread the joy, not the flu-cp

José A. Álvarez County of San Diego Communications Office

If you’re planning on attending your work holiday party or other gatherings with family and friends, make sure you don’t bring an uninvited guest: the flu.

Flu activity typically starts to increase during the holidays. That’s why County health officials are encouraging people to get vaccinated now.

“This holiday season, spread the joy, not the flu,” said Wilma Wooten, M.D., M.P.H., County public health officer. “Parties and other celebrations create the perfect setting for the flu to spread. If you haven’t...



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